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The Resource The best American short stories 1995, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Jane Smiley with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Jane Smiley

The best American short stories 1995, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Jane Smiley with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Jane Smiley

Label
The best American short stories 1995
Title
The best American short stories 1995
Statement of responsibility
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Jane Smiley with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Jane Smiley
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of periodicals. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected, and most popular, of its kind
Cataloging source
EOW
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6112
LC item number
.B45 1995
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smiley, Jane.
  • Kenison, Katrina.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canadian fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American short stories 1995, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Jane Smiley with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Jane Smiley
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ellen Gilchrist
  • A night's work
  • Jaimy Gordon
  • Pity
  • Avner Mandelman
  • Leg
  • Steven Polansky
  • The ugliest house in the world
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • Birthmates
  • Foreword
  • Gish Jen
  • The drowning
  • Edward J. Delaney
  • Honored guest
  • Joy Williams
  • The behavior of the hawkweeds
  • Andrea Barrett
  • Hand jive
  • Andrew Cozine
  • So I guess you know what I told him
  • Introduction
  • Stephen Doybyns
  • Undertow
  • Jennifer C. Cornell
  • Pagan night
  • Kate Braverman
  • First, body
  • Melaine Rae Thon
  • The Angel Esmeralda
  • Don DeLillo
  • The artist
  • Jane Smiley
  • Edward Falco
  • Chiromancy
  • Max Garland
  • Xuela
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • Contributors' notes
  • 100 other distinguished stories of 1994
  • Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
  • Orientation
  • Daniel Orozco
  • Way down deep in the jungle
  • Thom Jones
  • The stucco house
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780395711798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33389905
  • (Sirsi) o33389905
  • (OCoLC)33389905
Label
The best American short stories 1995, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Jane Smiley with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Jane Smiley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ellen Gilchrist
  • A night's work
  • Jaimy Gordon
  • Pity
  • Avner Mandelman
  • Leg
  • Steven Polansky
  • The ugliest house in the world
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • Birthmates
  • Foreword
  • Gish Jen
  • The drowning
  • Edward J. Delaney
  • Honored guest
  • Joy Williams
  • The behavior of the hawkweeds
  • Andrea Barrett
  • Hand jive
  • Andrew Cozine
  • So I guess you know what I told him
  • Introduction
  • Stephen Doybyns
  • Undertow
  • Jennifer C. Cornell
  • Pagan night
  • Kate Braverman
  • First, body
  • Melaine Rae Thon
  • The Angel Esmeralda
  • Don DeLillo
  • The artist
  • Jane Smiley
  • Edward Falco
  • Chiromancy
  • Max Garland
  • Xuela
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • Contributors' notes
  • 100 other distinguished stories of 1994
  • Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
  • Orientation
  • Daniel Orozco
  • Way down deep in the jungle
  • Thom Jones
  • The stucco house
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780395711798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33389905
  • (Sirsi) o33389905
  • (OCoLC)33389905

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