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The Resource The best American short stories, 2010 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Richard Russo with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Richard Russo

The best American short stories, 2010 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Richard Russo with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Richard Russo

Label
The best American short stories, 2010 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Title
The best American short stories, 2010
Title remainder
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Russo with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Richard Russo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Edited by the award-winning, best-selling author Richard Russo, this year's collection boasts a satisfying "chorus of twenty stories that are by turns playful, ironic, somber, and meditative" (Wall Street Journal). With the masterful Russo picking the best of the best, America's oldest and best-selling story anthology is sure to be of "enduring quality" (Chicago Tribune) this year
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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1949-
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  • Russo, Richard
  • Pitlor, Heidi
Series statement
Best American series
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  • Short stories, Canadian
  • American fiction
Label
The best American short stories, 2010 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Richard Russo with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Richard Russo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Mariner Books"--T.p
Contents
Introduction / Richard Russo -- Donkey greedy, donkey gets punched / Steve Almond -- Into silence / Marlin Barton -- The cousins / Charles Baxter -- Safari / Jennifer Egan -- Someone ought to tell her there's nowhere to go / Danielle Evans -- The valetudinarian / Joshua Ferris -- Delicate edible birds / Lauren Groff -- Least resistance / Wayne Harrison -- The hollow / James Lasdun -- Painted ocean, painted ship / Rebecca Makkai -- My last attempt to explain to you what happened with the lion tamer / Brendan Mathews -- PS / Jill McCorkle -- Further interpretaions of real-life events / Kevin Moffett -- The laugh / Tǎ Obreht -- All boy / Lori Ostlund -- The ascent / Ron Rash -- The Seagull Army descends on Strong Beach / Karen Russell -- The Netherlands lives with water / Jim Shepard -- The cowboy tango / Maggie Shipstead -- Raw water / Wells Tower
Control code
ocm505420647
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
421 p.
Isbn
9780547055282
Label
The best American short stories, 2010 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, by Richard Russo with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Richard Russo
Publication
Note
"Mariner Books"--T.p
Contents
Introduction / Richard Russo -- Donkey greedy, donkey gets punched / Steve Almond -- Into silence / Marlin Barton -- The cousins / Charles Baxter -- Safari / Jennifer Egan -- Someone ought to tell her there's nowhere to go / Danielle Evans -- The valetudinarian / Joshua Ferris -- Delicate edible birds / Lauren Groff -- Least resistance / Wayne Harrison -- The hollow / James Lasdun -- Painted ocean, painted ship / Rebecca Makkai -- My last attempt to explain to you what happened with the lion tamer / Brendan Mathews -- PS / Jill McCorkle -- Further interpretaions of real-life events / Kevin Moffett -- The laugh / Tǎ Obreht -- All boy / Lori Ostlund -- The ascent / Ron Rash -- The Seagull Army descends on Strong Beach / Karen Russell -- The Netherlands lives with water / Jim Shepard -- The cowboy tango / Maggie Shipstead -- Raw water / Wells Tower
Control code
ocm505420647
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
421 p.
Isbn
9780547055282

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