This is a selected list of novellas that have gained fame and/or critical and public acclaim. The generally accepted length of a novella is 20,000 to 40,000 words, differing from a short story (1,000-7,500 words), a novelette (7,500-20,000 words) and a novel (above 40,000 words).
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... There have also been notable series of novellas published over the years, including Doctor Who novelisations - between 1964 and 1994 more than 150 books were published adapting episodes of the ... Many of these volumes fall into the length criteria of novellas ... See List of Doctor Who novelisations ...
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Went down the list of the dead.
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