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The best American short stories, 1991

Author: Alice Adams; Katrina Kenison
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Best American short stories, 1991.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991
(OCoLC)812203962
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Adams; Katrina Kenison
ISBN: 0395544106 9780395544105 0395544092 9780395544099
OCLC Number: 24608354
Notes: Contributors notes: p. [395]-409.
"100 other distinguished stories of 1990": pages [410]-413.
"Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories": pages [414]-426.
Description: xvii, 426 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction / Alice Adams --
The legend of Pig-Eye / Rick Bass --
The disappeared / Charles Baxter --
Love is not a pie / Amy Bloom --
Tall tales from the Mekong Delta / Kate Braverman --
The trip back / Robert Olen Butler --
The point / Charles D'Ambrosio, Jr. --
Oil and water / Millicent Dillon --
Another short day in La Luz / Harriet Doerr --
The custodian / Deborah Eisenberg --
Separation / Mary Gordon --
The body shop / Elizabeth Graver --
Houdini / Siri Hustvedt --
Bologoye / Mikhail Iossel --
Glossolalia / David Jauss --
Viva la Tropicana / Leonard Michaels --
Willing / Lorrie Moore --
Friend of my youth / Alice Munro --
American, abroad / Joyce Carol Oates --
Dog stories / Francine Prose --
A sandstone farmhouse / John Updike --
Contributors' notes --
100 other distinguished stories of 1990 --
Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories.
Responsibility: selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Alice Adams with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Alice Adams.

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