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The Best American Short Stories 2012

Selected From U.S. and Canadian Magazines
(Book - 2012)
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Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.
Title: The Best American Short Stories 2012
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012
Characteristics: xix, 356 p. ;,22 cm
Contents: The last speaker of the language / Carol Anshaw
Pilgrim life / Taylor Antrim
What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank / Nathan Englander
The other place / Mary Gaitskill
North Country / Roxane Gay
Paramour / Jennifer Haigh
Navigators / Mike Meginnis
Miracle polish / Steven Millhauser
Axis / Alice Munro
Volcano / Lawrence Osborne
Diem Perdidi / Julie Otsuka
Honeydew / Edith Pearlman
Occupational hazard / Angela Pneuman
Beautiful monsters / Eric Puchner - Tenth of December / George Saunders
The sex lives of African girls / Taiye Selasi
Alive / Sharon Solwitz
M&M world / Kate Walbert
Anything helps / Jess Walter
What's important is feeling / Adam Wilson
Summary: Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.
Additional Contributors: Pitlor, Heidi
Perrotta, Tom 1961-�, -
ISBN: 0547242093
Statement of Responsibility: [edited] by Tom Perrotta and Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Tom Perrotta
Subject Headings: Canadian fiction 21st century American fiction 21st century Short stories, Canadian 21st century Fiction Short stories, American 21st century Fiction
Genre/Form: Short stories
Topical Term: Canadian fiction
American fiction
Short stories, Canadian
Short stories, American
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