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The O. Henry prize stories. 2007

Author: Laura Furman
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories judged to be the best in America and Canada for 2006 presents an outstanding selection of short fiction, along with essays by the three judges and commentary from the twenty prize winners.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Furman
ISBN: 9780307276889 0307276880
OCLC Number: 124077148
Notes: "The best stories of the year"--Cover.
"With essays on the story they admire most by jurors Charles D'Ambrosio, Ursula K. Le Guin, Lily Tuck."
Awards: O. Henry Memorial Award, 2007.
Description: xxiv, 357 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Room / William Trevor --
Scent of cinnamon / Charles Lambert --
Cherubs / Justine Dymond --
Galveston Bay, 1826 / Eddie Chuculate --
Gift of years / Vu Tran --
Diarist / Richard McCann --
War buddies / Joan Silber --
Djamilla / Tony D'Souza --
In a bear's eye / Yannick Murphy --
Summer, with twins / Rebecca Curtis --
Mudder tongue / Brian Evenson --
Companion / Sana Krasikov --
A stone house / Bay Anapol --
Company of men / Jan Ellison --
City visit / Adam Haslett --
Duchess of Albany / Christine Schutt --
New kind of gravity / Andrew Foster Altschul --
Gringos / Ariel Dorfman --
El ojo de agua / Susan Straight --
View from Castle Rock / Alice Munro.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman.

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A collection of short stories judged to be the best in America and Canada for 2006 presents an outstanding selection of short fiction, along with essays by the three judges and commentary from the twenty prize winners.

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