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Best of the web 2008

Author: Steve Almond; Nathan Leslie
Publisher: Westland, Mich. : Dzanc, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st ed
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Best of the Web is a wide-ranging anthology of writings from online magazines which includes fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Almond; Nathan Leslie
ISBN: 9780979312342 0979312345
OCLC Number: 248227433
Notes: Includes index to web journals.
Anthology of stories, poems and essays posted on the web.
Description: viii, 338 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Series introduction / Nathan Leslie --
Introduction / Steve Almond --
Promise / Elizabeth Crane --
A girl made of glass / David Willems --
Fish catcher / Melanie Carter --
Some brief and frightening tips from George Saunders / George Saunders --
Basketball is not a drug / Richard Jespers --
Route 1 North, Woolich, Maine / Tess Taylor --
My small murders / Ron Tanner --
An interview with Ron Tanner --
Zone / Christopher Rizzo --
Overhanded / Amy Minton --
Pagent queen / W. Young --
To see them again / Juan Jose Millas --
[Envy is a nude door] / Anne Dyer Stuart --
Fireflies / Jacques Rancourt --
The Black folks' guide to survival / Kris Broughton --
Corner knows the dust / Stevie Davis --
Shotgun / Amy L. Sargent --
The jealousy of angels / Justin Taylor --
So you know who we are / Carmen Gimenez Smith --
Tattooed people / Seth Harwood --
Ceremonial spoon / Arlene Ang --
Postcard from my brother / Paul Yoon --
Blue shirt / Abby Frucht --
The split / Kim Whitehead --
Swan falls in love with swan-shaped boat / Christina Kallery --
An interview with Christina Kallery --
The stiff Jew / Michael Bahler --
Prophet township / Jared Carter --
Tell me if you're lying / Sarah Sweeney --
Waking / Cara Hoffman --
Casa de serenidad / Zachary Amendt --
Thrist and the writer's sense of consequence / David Bottoms --
Okeechobee / Claudia Zuluaga --
The doctrine of an axe / Maurice Manning --
Bugaboo / Jenny Pritchett --
Household poisons / Thomas King --
Yearly trek to Bear Valley / Nancy Cherry --
The women of my father / LaTanya McQueen --
An interview with LaTanya McQueen --
The one that got away: why James Wood is wrong about underworld [and why anyone should care] / Garth Risk Hallberg --
Isalnd fever / Edward Byrne --
Childbirth in Alabama / Robin Behn --
The minimalist museum / Edward Hirsch --
Eels / Sandra Huber --
Olor a Cuba / Anna Kushner --
Bruxism / Andrew Sorge --
Still life with childhood / Andrea Cohen --
Huckleberry thumb / Elaine Chiew --
Headway / Bill Mohr --
Anatomy test, eleventh grade / Valerie Loveland --
My Biafran eyes / Okey Ndibe --
The cabalfish / Benjamin Buchholz --
The attraction of asphalt / Stefani Nellen --
Flat at dawn and at twilight / Bruce Fisher --
An interview with Bruce Fisher --
I am not a man; I am dynamite / Leigh Anne Couch --
Woodbury notes / Charlie Geoghegean-Clements --
Walking an old woman into the sea / Frannie Lindsay --
What I omitted from the office personnel services report / R. T. Smith --
The daughters / Myfanwy Collins --
The mystery of Henry's bicycle / Michael Wood --
2008 notable stories --
Contributors' notes.
Responsibility: guest editor, Steve Almond ; series editor, Nathan Leslie.

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Best of the Web is a wide-ranging anthology of writings from online magazines which includes fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction.

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