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100 years of the best American short stories

Collects forty short stories published between 1915 and 2015, from writers that include Ernest Hemingway, John Updike, and Alice Munro that exemplify their era and stand the test of time.

Fifty-two stories (1883-1898) —Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904, author.

"Chekhov's genius left an indelible impact on every literary form in which he wrote, but none more so than short fiction. Now, renowned translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky give us their peerless renderings...

Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly spooky stories —Kinney, Jeff, author, illustrator.

"Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson's imagination. You'll meet zombies, vampires, ghosts, and much more in these comically terrifying ta...

Glass beads : stories —Dumont, Dawn, 1978- author.

"These stories interconnect the friendships of four First Nations people spanning over two decades against the cultural, political, and historical backdrop of the 1990s and early 2000s."-- Provided by publisher.

Beautiful days : stories —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.

"A new collection of thirteen mesmerizing stories by American master Joyce Carol Oates, including the 2017 Pushcart Prize-winning "Undocumented Alien". The diverse stories of Beautiful Days explore the most secret, intim...

Full throttle : stories —Hill, Joe, author.

"In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles in thirteen relentless tales of supernatural suspense, including "In The Tall Grass," one of two stories co-written with Stephen ...

Short stories in German : read for pleasure at your level and learn German the fun way! —Richards, Olly, author.

Improve your comprehension, grow your vocabulary and ignite your imagination with these eight unconventional German short stories.

Demigods & Magicians —Riordan, Rick, author.

"Magic, monsters, and mayhem abound when Percy Jackson and Annabeth Chase meet Carter and Sadie Kane for the first time in this short story collection"--Provided by publisher.

Collected stories —Moore, Lorrie, author.

This career-spanning collection of Moore's work showcases her talent for leavening tragedy with humor, for blending sorrow with subversive wit. The stories are peopled by a variety of lost souls grappling with pain or di...

Pianos and flowers : brief encounters of the romantic kind —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"A delightful compendium of short stories inspired by images in the renowned photographic archive of The Sunday Times. A picture can paint a thousand words, but what about a vintage photograph? In 2015 Alexander McCall S...

Wild west short stories —Kelton, Elmer, author.
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From rodeos to rustlers, from ranch life to the outlaw trail, Elmer Kelton's take on the human condition shows us life in Texas as it was back then: simpler but harder, with danger always present. Filled with unforgettab...

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