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The Resource The best American short stories 2016, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Junot Díaz with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Junot Díaz

The best American short stories 2016, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Junot Díaz with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Junot Díaz

Label
The best American short stories 2016
Title
The best American short stories 2016
Statement of responsibility
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Junot Díaz with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Junot Díaz
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From a Nigerian boy's friendship with his family's former houseboy to a sweatshop girl's experience as a sister wife, from love and murder on the frontier to a meltdown in academe, these stories have the economy and power to "break hearts bones vanities and cages."
Member of
Summary
Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530231
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
813/.010806
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1977-
  • 1971-
  • 1975-
  • 1971-
  • 1978-
  • 1967-
  • 1981-
  • 1977-
  • 1945-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Díaz, Junot
  • Pitlor, Heidi
  • Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
  • Ali, Mohammed Naseehu
  • Anam, Tahmima
  • Barrett, Andrea
  • Bynum, Sarah Shun-lien
  • Chiang, Ted
  • Erdrich, Louise
  • Ferreras, Yalitza
  • Groff, Lauren
  • Hadero, Meron
  • Henderson, Smith
  • Ko, Lisa
  • Marcus, Ben
  • Millner, Caille
  • O'Malley, Daniel
  • Russell, Karen
  • Sakata, Yuko
  • Solwitz, Sharon
  • Tobar, Héctor
  • Wideman, John Edgar
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American short stories 2016, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Junot Díaz with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Junot Díaz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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 bears
  • Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
  • The great silence
  • Ted Chiang
  • The flower
  • Louise Erdrich
  • The Letician Age
  • Yalitza Ferreras
  • For the god of love, for the love of god
  • Lauren Groff
  • Apollo
  • The suitcase
  • Meron Hadero
  • Treasure state
  • Smith Henderson
  • Pat + Sam
  • Lisa Ko
  • Cold little bird
  • Ben Marcus
  • The politics of the quotidian
  • Caille Millner
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Bridge
  • Daniel J. O'Malley
  • The prospectors
  • Karen Russell
  • On this side
  • Yuko Sakata
  • Gifted
  • Sharon Solwitz
  • Secret stream
  • Héctor Tobar
  • Ravalushan
  • Williamsburg Bridge
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • Mohammed Naseehu Ali
  • Garments
  • Tahmima Anam
  • Wonders of the shore
  • Andrea Barrett
Control code
ocn932050637
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 311 pages
Isbn
9780544582750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)932050637
Label
The best American short stories 2016, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Junot Díaz with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Junot Díaz
Publication
Copyright
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 bears
  • Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
  • The great silence
  • Ted Chiang
  • The flower
  • Louise Erdrich
  • The Letician Age
  • Yalitza Ferreras
  • For the god of love, for the love of god
  • Lauren Groff
  • Apollo
  • The suitcase
  • Meron Hadero
  • Treasure state
  • Smith Henderson
  • Pat + Sam
  • Lisa Ko
  • Cold little bird
  • Ben Marcus
  • The politics of the quotidian
  • Caille Millner
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Bridge
  • Daniel J. O'Malley
  • The prospectors
  • Karen Russell
  • On this side
  • Yuko Sakata
  • Gifted
  • Sharon Solwitz
  • Secret stream
  • Héctor Tobar
  • Ravalushan
  • Williamsburg Bridge
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • Mohammed Naseehu Ali
  • Garments
  • Tahmima Anam
  • Wonders of the shore
  • Andrea Barrett
Control code
ocn932050637
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 311 pages
Isbn
9780544582750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)932050637

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