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The Best American short stories 2018 / selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Roxane Gay with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Roxane Gay.

Pitlor, Heidi, (editor.). Anderson, Maria (Fiction author), (author.). Brinkley, Jamel, (author.). Choi, Yoon, (author.). Cline, Emma, (author.). Elliott, Alicia, (author.). Evans, Danielle, (author.). Ferrell, Carolyn, (author.). Glaviano, Ann, 1983- (author.). Guajardo, Jacob, (author.). Henríquez, Cristina, (author.). Iskandrian, Kristen, (author.). Johnson, Jocelyn Nicole, (author.). Lyons, Matthew (Short story writer), (author.). Nayeri, Dina, 1979- (author.). Obreht, Téa, (author.). Rash, Ron, 1953- (Added Author). Silverberg, Amy, 1988- (author.). Sittenfeld, Curtis, (author.). Solomon, Rivers, (author.). Wang, Esmé Weijun, (author.). Gay, Roxane, (editor,, writer of introduction.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library System. (Show)
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Easton Main Library BEST (Text) 31901004285070 New Adult Fiction Available -
Albright Memorial Library FICTION PITLOR (Text) 50686015396372 Stacks Available -
Allentown Public Library BEST (Text) 34455006495341 New Adult Fiction Available -
Allentown Public Library BEST (Text) 34455006495564 New Adult Fiction Checked Out 07/05/2019
Bethlehem Main Library 813 (Text) 33062009057994 Adult Non-Fiction Checked Out 07/11/2019
Martin Library Adults 808.831 BES Arts Literature (Text) 33454005600093 2nd Floor Available -
Village Library Adults 808.8 BES Nonfiction (Text) 34215000739718 Reading Room New Checked Out 07/15/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544582880
  • ISBN: 0544582888
  • Physical Description: xix, 322 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Cougar / Maria Anderson -- A family / Jamel Brinkley -- The art of losing / Yoon Choi -- Los Angeles / Emma Cline -- Unearth / Alicia Elliott -- Boys go to Jupiter / Danielle Evans -- A history of China / Carolyn Ferrell -- Come on, silver / Ann Glaviano -- What got into us / Jacob Guajardo -- Everything is far from here / Cristina Henríquez -- Good with boys / Kristen Iskandrian -- Control negro / Jocelyn Nicole Johnson -- The Brothers Brujo / Matthew Lyons -- A big true / Dina Nayeri -- Items awaiting protective enclosure / Téa Obreht -- The baptism / Ron Rash -- Suburbia! / Amy Silverberg -- The prairie wife / Curtis Sittenfeld -- Whose heart I long to stop with the click of a revolver / Rivers Solomon -- What terrible thing it was / Esmé Weijun Wang.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a selection of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.
Subject: Short stories, American.
Short stories, Canadian.
American fiction > 21st century.
Canadian fiction > 21st century.
Genre: Short stories.

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