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The best American short stories 2012

Author: Tom Perrotta; Heidi Pitlor
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, 2012.
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Perrotta; Heidi Pitlor
ISBN: 9780547242101 0547242107
OCLC Number: 820149120
Description: xix, 356 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Last speaker of the language / Carol Anshaw --
Pilgrim life / Taylor Antrim --
What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank / Nathan Englander --
The other place / Mary Gaitskill --
North Country / Roxane Gay --
Paramour / Jennifer Haigh --
Navigators / Mike Meginnis --
Miracle polish / Steven Millhauser --
Axis / Alice Munro --
Volcano / Lawrence Osborne --
Diem perdidi / Julie Otsuka --
Honeydew / Edith Pearlman --
Occupational hazard / Angela Pneuman --
Beautiful monsters / Eric Puchner --
Tenth of December / George Saunders --
The sex lives of african girls / Taiye Selasi --
Alive / Sharon Solwitz --
M & M world / Kate Walbert --
Anything helps / Jess Walter --
What's important is feeling / Adam Wilson.
Series Title: Best American series.
Responsibility: Selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Tom Perrotta with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta.

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Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.

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