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Title 100 years of the best American short stories / edited by Lorrie Moore and Heidi Pitlor.
Publication Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]
Copyright date ©2015
Description xxi, 723 pages ; 24 cm
Call # FIC O
Contents 1915-1920. The gay old dog / Edna Ferber -- 1920-1930. Brothers / Sherwood Anderson; My old man / Ernest Hemingway; Haircut / Ring Lardner -- 1930-1940. Babylon revisited / F. Scott Fitzgerald; The cracked looking-glass / Katherine Anne Porter; That will be fine / William Faulkner -- 1940-1950. Those are as brothers / Nancy Hale; The whole world knows / Eudora Welty; The enormous radio / John Cheever -- 1950-1960. I stand here ironing / Tillie Olsen; Sonny's blues / James Baldwin; The conversion of the Jews / Philip Roth -- 1960-1970. Everything that rises must converge / Flannery O'Connor; Pigeon feathers / John Updike; Will you please be quiet, please? / Raymond Carver; By the river / Joyce Carol Oates -- 1970-1980. The school / Donald Barthelme; The conventional wisdom / Stanley Elkin -- 1980-1990. Friends / Grace Paley; Harmony of the world / Charles Baxter; Lawns / Mona Simpson; Communist / Richard Ford; Helping / Robert Stone; Displacement / David Wong Louie -- 1990-2000. Friend of my youth / Alice Munro; The girl on the plane / Mary Gaitskill; Xuela / Jamaica Kincaid; If you sing like that for me / Akhil Sharma; Fiesta, 1980 / Junot Díaz -- 2000-2010. The third and final continent / Jhumpa Lahiri; Brownies / ZZ Packer; What you pawn I will redeem / Sherman Alexie; Old boys, old girls / Edward P. Jones; Refresh, refresh / Benjamin Percy; Awaiting orders / Tobias Wolff -- 2010-2015. What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank / Nathan Englander; Diem perdidi / Julie Otsuka; The semplica-girl diaries / George Saunders; At the round Earth's imagined corners / Lauren Groff.
Subject Short stories, American.
American fiction -- 20th century.
American fiction -- 21st century.
Addl. Author Moore, Lorrie, editor.
Pitlor, Heidi, editor.
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968. Gay old dog.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Brothers.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. My old man.
Lardner, Ring, 1885-1933. Haircut.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Babylon revisited.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Cracked looking-glass.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. That will be fine.
Hale, Nancy, 1908-1988. Those are as brothers.
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001. Whole world knows.
Cheever, John. Enormous radio.
Olsen, Tillie. I stand here ironing.
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. Sonny's blues.
Roth, Philip. Conversion of the Jews.
O'Connor, Flannery. Everything that rises must converge.
Updike, John. Pigeon feathers.
Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Will you please be quiet, please?
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- By the river.
Barthelme, Donald. School.
Elkin, Stanley, 1930-1995. Living end. Conventional wisdom.
Paley, Grace. Friends.
Baxter, Charles, 1947- Harmony of the world.
Simpson, Mona. Lawns.
Ford, Richard, 1944- Communist.
Stone, Robert, 1937-2015. Helping.
Louie, David Wong, 1954-2018. Displacement.
Munro, Alice, 1931- Friend of my youth.
Gaitskill, Mary, 1954- Girl on the plane.
Kincaid, Jamaica. Xuela.
Sharma, Akhil, 1971- If you sing like that for me.
Díaz, Junot, 1968- Fiesta.
Lahiri, Jhumpa. Third and final continent.
Packer, ZZ. Brownies.
Alexie, Sherman, 1966- What you pawn I will redeem.
Jones, Edward P. Old boys, old girls.
Percy, Benjamin. Refresh, refresh.
Wolff, Tobias, 1945- Awaiting orders.
Englander, Nathan. What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank.
Otsuka, Julie, 1962- Diem perdidi.
Saunders, George, 1958- Semplica-girl diaries.
Groff, Lauren. At the round Earth's imagined corners.
Alt Title One hundred years of the best American short stories
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