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The best of the best : 18 new stories by America's leading authors

Author: Elaine Koster; Joseph Pittman
Publisher: New York : Signet, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories by leading writers. Joy Fielding's Mother's Day, contrasts a woman's happy relationship with her mother and the unhappy one with her daughter, while in Lisa Alther's Stormy Weather a woman secretly listens to two former lovers discussing her.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elaine Koster; Joseph Pittman
ISBN: 0451193903 9780451193902
OCLC Number: 36892715
Description: ix, 334 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Stormy weather / Lisa Alther --
Headaches and bad dreams / Lawrence Block --
Baby-sitting Ingrid / Larry Collins --
Wrong time, wrong place / Jeffery Deaver --
Untitled / E.L. Doctorow --
Mother's Day / Joy Fielding --
Paranoia / Stephen Frey --
The price of tea in China / Eileen Goudge --
Six shades of black / Joan Hess --
The naked giant / Wendy Hornsby --
Songs in the key of I / Erica Jong --
L.T.'s theory of pets / Stephen King --
Djinn & tonic / Tabitha King --
Where or when / Ed McBain --
An autumn migration / Sharyn McCrumb --
Color blind / Joyce Carol Oates --
A place for Nathan / Nancy Taylor Rosenberg --
The unsung song of Mary Gallinger / Linda Lay Shuler.
Other Titles: Price of tea in China.
Naked giant.
Autumn Migration.
Place for Nathan.
Unsung song of Mary Gallinger.
Responsibility: edited by Elaine Koster and Joseph Pittman.

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Stories by leading writers. Joy Fielding's Mother's Day, contrasts a woman's happy relationship with her mother and the unhappy one with her daughter, while in Lisa Alther's Stormy Weather a woman secretly listens to two former lovers discussing her.

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