Story Length

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Adapted From Source: Wikipedia Fiction Categories

However, the majority of sources indicate 1,000 words as the boundary between Flash Fiction and Short Story, so that’s what is now shown here.

Story Length
Name (≥) Words Min. (<) Words Max. Pages
Flash Fiction (−) 1,000 1 – 5
Short Story 1,000 7,500 5 – 25
Novelette 7,500 17,500 25 – 60
Novella 17,500 50,000 60 – 170
Novel 50,000 (+) 170+
Epic 200,000 (+) 680+