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The best American short stories, 1993

Author: Louise ErdrichKatrina KenisonJohn UpdikeMary GaitskillAlice MunroAll authors
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains twenty of the best short stories of 1993.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich; Katrina Kenison; John Updike; Mary Gaitskill; Alice Munro; Larry Woiwode; Alice Fulton; Harlan Ellison; Jane Shapiro; Susan Power; Thom Jones; Tony Early; Janet Peery; Antonya Nelson; Stephen Dixon; Andrea Lee; Joanna Scott; Wendell Berry; Kim Edwards; Diane Johnson; Lorrie Moore; Mary Gordon
ISBN: 0395636280 9780395636282 0395636272 9780395636275
OCLC Number: 29290355
Description: xix, 395 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction / Louise Erdrich --
Playing with dynamite / John Updike --
The girl on the plane / Mary Gaitskill --
A real life / Alice Munro --
Silent passengers / Larry Woiwode --
Queen Wintergreen / Alice Fulton --
The man who rowed Christopher Columbus ashore / Harlan Ellison --
Poltergeists / Jane Shapiro --
Red moccasins / Susan Power --
I want to live! / Thom Jones --
Charlotte / Tony Early --
What the thunder said / Janet Peery --
Naked ladies / Antonya Nelson --
Man, woman and boy / Stephen Dixon --
Winter barley / Andrea Lee --
Concerning mold upon the skin, etc. / Joanna Scott --
Pray without ceasing / Wendell Berry --
Gold / Kim Edwards --
Great Barrier Reef / Diane Johnson --
Terrific mother / Lorrie Moore --
The important houses / Mary Gordon --
Contributor's notes --
100 other distinguished stories of 1992 --
Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories.
Responsibility: selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Louise Erdrich with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Louise Erdrich.

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Contains twenty of the best short stories of 1993.

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