Book: The Best American Short Stories 2018


" The artful, profound, and sometimes funny stories Gay chose for the collection transport readers from a fraught family reunion to an immigration detention center, from a psychiatric hospital to a coed class sleepover in a natural history ...

  • Author : Roxane Gay
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release : 02 October 2018
  • Category: Uncategorized
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 13 : 9780544582880

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Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year's Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction. "I am looking for the artful way any given story is conveyed," writes Roxane Gay in her introduction to The Best American Short Stories 2018, "but I also love when a story has a powerful message, when a story teaches me something about the world." The artful, profound, and sometimes funny stories Gay chose for the collection transport readers from a fraught family reunion to an immigration detention center, from a psychiatric hospital to a coed class sleepover in a natural history museum. We meet a rebellious summer camper, a Twitter addict, and an Appalachian preacher--all characters and circumstances that show us what we "need to know about the lives of others."

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2018


Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year’s Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction. “I am looking for the artful way any given story ...

  • Author : Roxane Gay
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 02 October 2018
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 13 : 9781328506672

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Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year’s Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction. “I am looking for the artful way any given story is conveyed,” writes Roxane Gay in her introduction to The Best American Short Stories 2018, “but I also love when a story has a powerful message, when a story teaches me something about the world.” The artful, profound, and sometimes funny stories Gay chose for the collection transport readers from a fraught family reunion to an immigration detention center, from a psychiatric hospital to a coed class sleepover in a natural history museum. We meet a rebellious summer camper, a Twitter addict, and an Appalachian preacher—all characters and circumstances that show us what we “need to know about the lives of others.”

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2018


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

  • Author : Roxane Gay
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release : 02 October 2018
  • Category: Uncategorized
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 13 : 0544582942

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Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year's Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction. Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay brings her "signature dry wit and piercing psychological depth" (Harper's Bazaar) to selecting The Best American Short Stories 2018.

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2014


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

  • Author : Jennifer Egan
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 06 August 2021
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 13 : 9780547819228

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

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2019


This astonishing collection brings together the realistic and dystopic, humor and terror.

  • Author : Anthony Doerr
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 October 2019
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 13 : 9781328467126

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#1 New York Times best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Anthony Doerr brings his“stunning sense of physical detail and gorgeous metaphors” (San Francisco Chronicle) to selecting The Best American Short Stories 2019. #1 New York Times best-selling, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Anthony Doerr brings his“stunning sense of physical detail and gorgeous metaphors” (San Francisco Chronicle) to selecting The Best American Short Stories 2019. Doerr and the series editor, Heidi Pitlor, winnow down twenty stories out of thousands that represent the best examples of the form published the previous year.

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2020


To read these stories is to experience the transporting joys of discovery and affirmation, and to realize that story writing in America continues to flourish.

  • Author : Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 03 November 2020
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 13 : 9781328484109

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“To read their stories felt to me the way I suspect other people feel hearing jazz for the first time,” recalls Curtis Sittenfeld of her initial encounter with the Best American Short Stories series. “They were windows into emotions I had and hadn’t had, into other settings and circumstances and observations and relationships.” Decades later, Sittenfeld was met by the same feeling selecting the stories for this year’s edition. The result is a striking and nuanced collection, bringing to life awkward college students, disgraced public figures, raunchy grandparents, and mystical godmothers. To read these stories is to experience the transporting joys of discovery and affirmation, and to realize that story writing in America continues to flourish. THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES 2020 INCLUDES T. C. BOYLE • EMMA CLINE • MARY GAITSKILL ANDREA LEE • ELIZABETH McCRACKEN • ALEJANDRO PUYANA WILLIAM PEI SHIH • KEVIN WILSON and others

Book: The Best American Short Stories of the Century


With a new 1999 story added to the paperback volume, this collection of the best stories of the century includes some of the greatest names in literature as well as a few spectacular one-hit wonders. Reprint.

  • Author : John Updike
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 06 August 2021
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 835
  • ISBN 13 : 0395843677

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With a new 1999 story added to the paperback volume, this collection of the best stories of the century includes some of the greatest names in literature as well as a few spectacular one-hit wonders. Reprint.

Book: The Best American Mystery Stories 2018


An anthology of the best mystery short stories published in 2017 selected by best-selling author Louise Penny.

  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release : 02 October 2018
  • Category: Uncategorized
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 13 : 9780544949096

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An anthology of the best mystery short stories published in 2017 selected by best-selling author Louise Penny.

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2017


To cast a vote for what you love and then wait for the outcome,” writes Meg Wolitzer in her introduction to this volume. The Best American Short Stories 2017 casts a vote for and celebrates all that is our country.

  • Author : Meg Wolitzer
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 03 October 2017
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 334
  • ISBN 13 : 9781328766731

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The New York Times–bestselling author of The Interestings compiles a stunning anthology of literary short fiction with T.C. Boyle, Emma Cline and others. “If you know exactly what you are going to get from the experience of reading a story, you probably wouldn’t go looking for it; you need, in order to be an open reader of fiction, to be willing. To cast a vote for what you love and then wait for the outcome,” writes Meg Wolitzer in her introduction to this volume. The Best American Short Stories 2017 casts a vote for and celebrates all that is our country. Here you’ll find a man with a boyfriend and a girlfriend, naval officers trapped on a submarine, a contestant on America’s Funniest Home Videos, and a gay man desperate to be a father—unforgettable characters waiting for an outcome, burning with stories to tell. The Best American Short Stories 2017 includes entries by T.C. Boyle, Jai Chakrabarti, Emma Cline, Danielle Evans, Lauren Groff, Eric Puchner, Jim Shepard, Curtis Sittenfeld, Jenn Walter and others.

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2016


He brings "one of the most distinctive and magnetic voices in contemporary fiction: limber, streetwise, caffeinated and wonderfully eclectic" (Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times) to the collection.

  • Author : Junot Díaz
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 04 October 2016
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 308
  • ISBN 13 : 9780544867093

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“The literary ‘Oscars’ features twenty outstanding examples of the best of the best in American short stories.” —Shelf Awareness for Readers The Best American Short Stories 2016 will be selected by Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Díaz. He brings "one of the most distinctive and magnetic voices in contemporary fiction: limber, streetwise, caffeinated and wonderfully eclectic" (Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times) to the collection.

Book: The Best American Short Stories 2011


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

  • Author : Geraldine Brooks
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 06 August 2021
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 363
  • ISBN 13 : 9780547242163

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