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Best new American voices, 2006

Author: Jane Smiley; John Kulka; Natalie Danford
Publisher: Orlando, FL : Harcourt, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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Gathered from approximately one hundred fifty writing workshops around the United States and Canada, this collection of short stories presents a variety of new voices, settings, and styles that capture all facets and visions of North American life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Smiley; John Kulka; Natalie Danford
ISBN: 0156029014 9780156029018
OCLC Number: 61720795
Notes: "A Harvest original."
"Fresh fiction from the top writing programs"--Cover.
Description: xvii, 306 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Leave of absence / Jennifer Shaff --
Lyndon / Amber Dermont --
A new kind of gravity / Andrew Foster Altschul --
The rust preventer / Jessica Anthony --
Trampoline / Vanya Rainova --
Watermark / Melanie Westerburg --
Useless beauty, or Notes on Esquire's "Things a man should never do after the age of 30" / Albert E. Martinez --
The Jupiter's in / Sarah Blackman --
Alice's house / Jamie Keene --
Liberty / Matt Freidson --
Twinless / Gregory Plemmons --
Backfire / Michelle Regalado Deatrick --
Begin with an outline / Kaui Hart Hemmings --
Going after lovely / Sean Ennis --
Pilot / Sian M. Jones.
Responsibility: guest editor, Jane Smiley ; series editors, John Kulka and Natalie Danford.

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Gathered from approximately one hundred fifty writing workshops around the United States and Canada, this collection of short stories presents a variety of new voices, settings, and styles that capture all facets and visions of North American life.

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