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The Best American short stories, 1999

The Best American short stories, 1999

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American.,
  • American fiction -- 20th century.,
  • Short stories, Canadian.,
  • Canadian fiction -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected from U.S. and Canadian magazines [edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan.
    ContributionsTan, Amy., Kenison, Katrina.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 410 p. ;
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23041911M
    ISBN 100395926831

    Eleven classic short stories by the great French master of the form. Included are: One Evening, The Devil, A Sister's Confession, The Beggar, The Drunkard, The Adopted Son, An Artifice, My Uncle . Since the series' inception in , the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all /5(7).

    M.A., University of Utah, B.A., Denison University, Granville, Ohio, Pam Houston is the author of two collections of linked short stories, Cowboys Are My Weakness (W. W. Norton), which was the winner of the Western States Book . Buy The Best American Short Stories of the Century (Best American Series (R)) Enlarged edition by Updike, John, Kenison, Katrina, Updike, John, Kenison, Katrina (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book /5(95).

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