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The Resource The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta

The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta

Label
The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Title
The best American short stories 2012
Title remainder
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Statement of responsibility
by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources
Member of
Summary
A curated collection of 2012's best short fiction
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10145209
Cataloging source
AVE
Dewey number
813/.010806
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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1961-
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  • Perrotta, Tom
  • Pitlor, Heidi
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True
Series statement
Best American series,
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  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Mariner books."
Contents
Introduction -- The last speaker of the language / Carol Anshaw -- Pilgrim life / Taylor Antrim -- What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank / Nathan Englander -- The other place / Mary Gaitskill -- North country / Roxane Gay -- Paramour / Jennifer Haigh -- Navigators / Mike Meginnis -- Miracle polish / Steven Millhauser -- Axis / Alice Munro -- Volcano / Lawrence Osborne -- Diem Perdidi / Julie Otsuka -- Honeydew / Edith Pearlman -- Occupational hazard / Angela Pneuman -- Beautiful monsters / Eric Puchner -- Tenth of December / George Saunders -- The sex lives of African girls / Taiye Selasi -- Alive / Sharon Solwitz -- M & M world / Kate Walbert -- Anything helps / Jess Walter -- What's important is feeling / Adam Wilson -- Contributor's notes -- Other distinguished stories of 2011 -- Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
Control code
ocn811249742
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 356 p.
Isbn
9780547242095
System control number
(OCoLC)811249742
Label
The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta
Publication
Note
"Mariner books."
Contents
Introduction -- The last speaker of the language / Carol Anshaw -- Pilgrim life / Taylor Antrim -- What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank / Nathan Englander -- The other place / Mary Gaitskill -- North country / Roxane Gay -- Paramour / Jennifer Haigh -- Navigators / Mike Meginnis -- Miracle polish / Steven Millhauser -- Axis / Alice Munro -- Volcano / Lawrence Osborne -- Diem Perdidi / Julie Otsuka -- Honeydew / Edith Pearlman -- Occupational hazard / Angela Pneuman -- Beautiful monsters / Eric Puchner -- Tenth of December / George Saunders -- The sex lives of African girls / Taiye Selasi -- Alive / Sharon Solwitz -- M & M world / Kate Walbert -- Anything helps / Jess Walter -- What's important is feeling / Adam Wilson -- Contributor's notes -- Other distinguished stories of 2011 -- Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
Control code
ocn811249742
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 356 p.
Isbn
9780547242095
System control number
(OCoLC)811249742

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