Results for Short stories, American 20th century.
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813 P
Descript.
xv, 480 pages ; 25 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
"A selection of the best and most representative contemporary American short fiction from 1970 to 2020, including such authors as Ursula K. LeGuin, Toni Cade Bambara, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sandra Cisneros, and Ted Chiang, hand-selected by celebrated editor and anthologist John Freeman"-- Provided by publisher.
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Bambara, Toni Cade. Lesson.
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018. Ones who walk away from Omelas.
Walker, Alice, 1944- Flowers.
Erdrich, Louise. Red convertible.
Williams, Joy, 1944- Taking care.
Freeman, John, 1974- editor.
Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Bicycles, muscles, cigarettes.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991. Reencounter.
Paley, Grace. Conversation with my father.
Davis, Lydia, 1947- Story.
Kincaid, Jamaica. Girl
ISBN/ISSN
9781984877802 (hardcover)
Call #
FIC BAS
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
viii, 471 pages ; 25 cm
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Contents
Wild horses -- In Ruth's country -- Redfish -- The watch -- The legend of Pig-Eye -- The history of Rodney -- Fires -- Field events -- The hermit's story -- The fireman -- Swans -- Elk -- Pagans -- The canoeists -- Goats -- Her first elk -- Titan -- The lives of rocks -- How she remembers it -- The blue tree -- Lease hound -- The river in winter -- Coach -- An alcoholic's guide to Peru and Chile -- Fish story.
Summary
Offers a selection of the author's short stories, including new and previously published works.
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Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9780316381154 (hardcover)
0316381152 (hardcover)
Call #
SC PUS
Descript.
719 p. : 25 cm.
Contents
Cordials / David Kranes -- The Pension Grillparzer / John Irving -- Going after Cacciato / Tim O'Brien -- Rough strife / Lynne Sharon Schwartz -- The fat girl / Andre Dubus -- Home / Jayne Anne Phillips -- Levitation / Cynthia Ozick -- Pretend dinners / W. P. Kinsella -- Lost time accident / Gayle Baney Whittier -- Harmony of the world / Charles Baxter -- A small good thing / Raymond Carver -- Graveyard day / Bobbie Ann Mason -- Hiding / Susan Minot -- Lawns / Mona Simpson -- Communist / Richard Ford -- The flowers of Bermuda / D. R. MacDonald -- The lover of horses / Tess Gallagher -- Island / Alistair MacLeod -- Typical / Padgett Powell -- Astronauts / Wally Lamb -- My lord bag of rice / Carol Bly -- Glossolalia / David Jauss -- The hair / Joyce Carol Oates -- Nosotros / Janet Peery -- the Columbus school for girls / Liza Wieland -- Four stories / Lydia Davis -- My best soldier / Ha Jin -- Marie / Edward P. Jones -- The life of the body / Tobias Wolff -- Tell me everything / Leonard Michaels -- Honey in the carcase / Josip Novakovich -- Paradise park / Steven Millhauser -- Camo, dope & videotape / Harold Jaffe -- Courting a monk / Katherine Min -- Invierno / Junot Diaz -- As kingfishers catch fire / Colum McCann -- The bill collector's vacation / Patricia Hampl -- The mansion on the hill / Rick Moody -- Seed / Mary Yukari Waters -- The first men / Stacey Richter -- The anointed / Kathleen Hill -- Prairie / Salvatore Scibona -- PU-239 / Ken Kalfus.
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Genre
Alt Author
Henderson, Bill, 1941-
Title
Pushcart prize.
ISBN/ISSN
1888889233
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