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The Resource The Best American short stories 2009, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Sebold with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Alice Sebold

The Best American short stories 2009, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Sebold with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Alice Sebold

Label
The Best American short stories 2009
Title
The Best American short stories 2009
Statement of responsibility
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Sebold with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Alice Sebold
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provacative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" ("Chicago Tribune)." The collection boasts great variety from "famous to first-timers, sifted from major magazines and little reviews, grand and little worlds" ("St. Louis Post-Dispatch)," ensuring yet another rewarding, eduring edition of the oldest and best-selling Best American
Member of
Summary
Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
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330856
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813.010806
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sebold, Alice
  • Pitlor, Heidi
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True
Series statement
Best American short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Best American short stories 2009, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Sebold with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Alice Sebold
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Beyond the pale
  • Joseph Epstein
  • A shadow table
  • Alice Fulton
  • NowTrends
  • Karl Taro Greenfeld
  • The farms
  • Eleanor Henderson
  • Sagittarius
  • Grek Hrbek
  • Introduction
  • Hurricanes anonymous
  • Adam Johnson
  • The anniversary trip
  • Victoria Lancelotta
  • A man like him
  • Yiyun Li
  • The briefcase
  • Rebecca Makkai
  • Magic words
  • Jill McCorkle
  • Alice Sebold
  • One dog year
  • Kevin Moffett
  • Modulation
  • Richard Powers
  • Them old cowboy songs
  • Annie Proulx
  • Into the gorge
  • Ron Rash
  • Ostracon
  • Alex Rose
  • The idiot President
  • The peripatetic coffin
  • Ethan Rutherford
  • Muzungu
  • Namwali Serpell
  • Daniel Alarcon
  • Yurt
  • Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum
  • Rubiaux rising
  • Steve de Jarnatt
Control code
ocn313658028
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 347 p.
Isbn
9780618792245
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)313658028
Label
The Best American short stories 2009, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Sebold with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Alice Sebold
Publication
Contents
  • Beyond the pale
  • Joseph Epstein
  • A shadow table
  • Alice Fulton
  • NowTrends
  • Karl Taro Greenfeld
  • The farms
  • Eleanor Henderson
  • Sagittarius
  • Grek Hrbek
  • Introduction
  • Hurricanes anonymous
  • Adam Johnson
  • The anniversary trip
  • Victoria Lancelotta
  • A man like him
  • Yiyun Li
  • The briefcase
  • Rebecca Makkai
  • Magic words
  • Jill McCorkle
  • Alice Sebold
  • One dog year
  • Kevin Moffett
  • Modulation
  • Richard Powers
  • Them old cowboy songs
  • Annie Proulx
  • Into the gorge
  • Ron Rash
  • Ostracon
  • Alex Rose
  • The idiot President
  • The peripatetic coffin
  • Ethan Rutherford
  • Muzungu
  • Namwali Serpell
  • Daniel Alarcon
  • Yurt
  • Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum
  • Rubiaux rising
  • Steve de Jarnatt
Control code
ocn313658028
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 347 p.
Isbn
9780618792245
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)313658028

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