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Best American Short Stories, 1986 (Best American Short Stories)

by Raymond Carver

  • 171 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin (P) .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7466296M
ISBN 100395383986
ISBN 109780395383988

So Raymond Carver, in introducing the Best American Short Stories, described himself as ''drawn toward the traditional (some would call it old-fashioned) methods of storytelling.'' Not many novelists of similar stature would care to make the same claim. The Best American Short Stories, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Print. These citations may not conform precisely to your selected citation style. Please use this display as a guideline and modify as needed. close Email This Record From: To: Optional Message: You must be logged in to Tag Records.

  The Best American Short Stories is the longest running and best-selling series of short fiction in the the centennial celebration of this beloved annual series, master of the form Lorrie Moore selects forty stories from the more than two thousand that were published in /5(9). Great Short Stories. Okay, I lied. There are so many great short stories that I was unable to trim the list to titles; so here are Great Short Stories for you to enjoy. Click a button to find the best short stories from the authors below. We have a great collection of Short Stories for Students and Children's Stories.

  The National short story award will be announced on 3 October on BBC Radio 4’s Front Row. Jon McGregor’s latest novel is Reserv published by Fourth Estate, priced £   The best American short stories, by Carver, Raymond, ; Ravenel, Shannon. Publication date Topics Short stories, American, American fiction Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on Octo SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:


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