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The Resource The O. Henry Prize stories 2008, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the story they admire most by jurors Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Leavitt, David Means

The O. Henry Prize stories 2008, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the story they admire most by jurors Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Leavitt, David Means

Label
The O. Henry Prize stories 2008
Title
The O. Henry Prize stories 2008
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the story they admire most by jurors Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Leavitt, David Means
Title variation
Prize stories 2008
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short stories judged to be the best in America and Canada for 2007 presents a selection of short fiction, along with essays by the three judges and commentary from the twenty prize winners
Awards note
O. Henry Memorial Award, 2008.
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272910
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813/.010806
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Furman, Laura
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Manners and customs
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The O. Henry Prize stories 2008, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the story they admire most by jurors Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Leavitt, David Means
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The transitional object
  • Sheila Kohler
  • On the lake
  • Olaf Olafsson
  • Taiping
  • Brittani Sonnenberg
  • What do you want to know for?
  • Alice Munro
  • The necessity of certain behaviors
  • Shannon Cain
  • A composer and his parakeets
  • A game of cards
  • Rose Tremain
  • Touch
  • Alexi Zentner
  • Bad neighbors
  • Edward P. Jones
  • Every move you make
  • David Malouf
  • Scenes from the life of the only girl in Water Shield, Alaska
  • Tony Tulathimutte
  • Ha Jin
  • The bullock run
  • Roger McDonald
  • Prison
  • Yiyun Li
  • Bye-bye Natalia
  • Michel Faber
  • Folie á deux
  • William Trevor
  • The little boy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Other people's deaths
  • A little history of modern music
  • William H. Gass
  • Lore Segal
  • Village 113
  • Anthony Doerr
  • A change in fashion
  • Steven Millhauser
Control code
668578
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxiv, 372 pages
Isbn
9780307280343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307280343
  • (OCoLC)181599851
Label
The O. Henry Prize stories 2008, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the story they admire most by jurors Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Leavitt, David Means
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The transitional object
  • Sheila Kohler
  • On the lake
  • Olaf Olafsson
  • Taiping
  • Brittani Sonnenberg
  • What do you want to know for?
  • Alice Munro
  • The necessity of certain behaviors
  • Shannon Cain
  • A composer and his parakeets
  • A game of cards
  • Rose Tremain
  • Touch
  • Alexi Zentner
  • Bad neighbors
  • Edward P. Jones
  • Every move you make
  • David Malouf
  • Scenes from the life of the only girl in Water Shield, Alaska
  • Tony Tulathimutte
  • Ha Jin
  • The bullock run
  • Roger McDonald
  • Prison
  • Yiyun Li
  • Bye-bye Natalia
  • Michel Faber
  • Folie á deux
  • William Trevor
  • The little boy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Other people's deaths
  • A little history of modern music
  • William H. Gass
  • Lore Segal
  • Village 113
  • Anthony Doerr
  • A change in fashion
  • Steven Millhauser
Control code
668578
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxiv, 372 pages
Isbn
9780307280343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307280343
  • (OCoLC)181599851

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