The Perfect Shoes

Uncollected Anthology, Issue 15

The Perfect Shoes

The Perfect Shoes

Uncollected Anthology, Issue 15

Short Story by Leah Cutter

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It’s the week before Valentine’s Day, so a young brownie’s thoughts turn to love. And shoes. Of course.

Everyone knows that brownies make the best shoes. It’s their special magical talent.

But what happens when Pedro, a young brownie, finds that his true love rejects his shoes?

Can he find the answer to making her the perfect shoe?

A whimsical and charming fairytale, sure to warm you all the way down to your toes.

Set in the NIMBY-verse. Be sure to read the other stories as well:

“The Fairy Boy Band”

“The Ice Skating Fairy”


Leah Cutter writes page-turning fiction in exotic locations, such as a magical New Orleans, the ancient Orient, Hungary, the Oregon coast, rural Kentucky, Seattle, Minneapolis, and many others. She writes literary, fantasy, mystery, science fiction, and horror fiction. Her short fiction has been published in magazines like Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine and Talebones, anthologies like Fiction River, and on the web. Her long fiction has been published both by New York publishers as well as small presses. Read more books by Leah Cutter at Follow her blog at