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Her Body and Other Parties: Stories
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ean: 9781555977887, isbn: 155597788X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction“[These stories] vibrate with originality, queerness, sensuality and the strange.”―Roxane Gay“In these formally brilliant and emotionally charged tales, Machado gives literal shape to women’s ...
Interpreter of Maladies
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ean: 9780395927205, isbn: 039592720X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
The Merry Spinster: Tales of Everyday Horror
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ean: 9781250113429, isbn: 1250113423,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
From Mallory Ortberg comes a collection of darkly mischievous stories based on classic fairy tales. Adapted from the beloved "Children's Stories Made Horrific" series, "The Merry Spinster" takes up the trademark wit that endeared Ortberg to readers o...
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ean: 9780060932688, isbn: 0060932686,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Collected here are twenty-six of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most brilliant and enchanting short stories, presented in the chronological order of their publication in Spanish from three volumes: Eyes of a Blue Dog,Big Mama's Funeral, and The Incredible ...
The Nick Adams Stories
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ean: 9780684169408, isbn: 0684169401,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
From one of the 20th century's greatest voices comes the complete volume of his short stories featuring Nick Adams, Ernest Hemingway's memorable character, as he grows from child to adolescent to soldier, veteran, writer, and parent—a sequence clos...
Going to Meet the Man: Stories
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ean: 9780679761792, isbn: 0679761799,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
"There's no way not to suffer. But you try all kinds of ways to keep from drowning in it." The men and women in these eight short fictions grasp this truth on an elemental level, and their stories, as told by James Baldwin, detail the ingenious and o...
Dubliners (Norton Critical Editions)
By Joyce, James/ Norris, Margot
sku: 9780393978513, mpn: 22124586, ean: 9780393978513, isbn: 0393978516,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Dubliners is arguably the best-known and most influential collection of short stories written in English, and has been since its publication in 1914. Through what Joyce described as their "style of scrupulous meanness," the stories present a direct, ...
Men in the Sun and Other Palestinian Stories
By Brand: Three Continents Pr
mpn: 9780894108570, ean: 9780894108570, isbn: 0894108573,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
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The Women of Brewster Place (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series)
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ean: 9780140066906, isbn: 014006690X,
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The National Book Award-winning novel that launched the brilliant career of Gloria Naylor (1950-2016)In her heralded first novel, Gloria Naylor weaves together the stories of seven women living in Brewster Place, a bleak-inner city sanctuary, creativ...
New American Stories (Vintage Contemporaries)
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ean: 9780804173544, isbn: 0804173540,
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In New American Stories, the beautiful, the strange, the melancholy, and the sublime all comingle to show the vast range of the American short story . In this remarkable anthology, Ben Marcus has corralled a vital and artistically singular crowd of c...
A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories
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mpn: 43677651, ean: 9781250094735, isbn: 1250094739,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
A Manual for Cleaning Women compiles the best work of the legendary short-story writer Lucia Berlin. With the grit of Raymond Carver, the humor of Grace Paley, and a blend of wit and melancholy all her own, Berlin crafts miracles from the everyday, u...
Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives
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ean: 9780307389930, isbn: 0307389936,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
At once funny, wistful and unsettling, Sum is a dazzling exploration of unexpected afterlives—each presented as a vignette that offers a stunning lens through which to see ourselves in the here and now. In one afterlife, you may find that God is ...
The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories
By Oxford University Press USA
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ean: 9780195130850, isbn: 0195130855,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
When Latin American writers burst onto the world literary scene in the now famous "Boom" of the sixties, it seemed as if an entire literature had invented itself over night out of thin air. Not only was the writing extraordinary but its sudden and sp...
The Short Novels of John Steinbeck: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
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ean: 9780143105770, isbn: 0143105779,
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A Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition of Steinbeck's brilliant short novelsCollected here for the first time in a deluxe paperback volume are six of John Steinbeck's most widely read and beloved novels. From the tale of commitment, loneliness and hope in...
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
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mpn: 9780316925198, ean: 9780316925198, isbn: 0316925195,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
In this thought-provoking and playful short story collection, David Foster Wallace nudges at the boundaries of fiction with inimitable wit and seductive intelligence.Wallace's stories present a world where the bizarre and the banal are interwoven and...
Unaccustomed Earth (Vintage Contemporaries)
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mpn: 9780307278258, ean: 9780307278258, isbn: 0307278255,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
These eight stories by beloved and bestselling author Jhumpa Lahiri take us from Cambridge and Seattle to India and Thailand, as they explore the secrets at the heart of family life. Here they enter the worlds of sisters and brothers, fathers and mot...
Tired Pages: Stories
By Independently published
ean: 9781718093027, isbn: 1718093020,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 255 reviews
Tired Pages is a groundbreaking debut from the blogger behind The Shortest Saturday. Bryce Van Vleet takes tired, familiar literary and cultural tropes – the love triangle, the ghost story, the street beggar – and gives them a makeover worthy of ...
The Elephant Vanishes: Stories
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ean: 9780679750536, isbn: 0679750533,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Coming this October: Killing Commendatore, the much-anticipated new novel from Haruki MurakamiIn the tales that make up The Elephant Vanishes, the imaginative genius that has made Haruki Murakami an international superstar is on full display.In thes...
A Lucky Man: Stories
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ean: 9781555978051, isbn: 1555978053,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
“This is the rare debut that introduces not a promising talent but a major writer, fully formed.” ―Garth GreenwellIn the nine expansive, searching stories of A Lucky Man, fathers and sons attempt to salvage relationships with friends and family...
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ean: 9780525534198, isbn: 0525534199,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZEAS FEATURED IN THE NEW YORK TIMESA visionary work of fiction by "A writer on the level of W. G. Sebald" (Annie Proulx)"A magnificent writer." --Svetlana Alexievich, Nobel Prize-winning author of Secondhand ...
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