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Great American Short Stories from Hawthorne to Hemingway

By: Demas, Corinne

Price: $5.50

Publisher: 3/9/2014

Seller ID: 9781593080860

ISBN: 1593080867

Condition: USED


"Great American Short Stories: From Hawthorne to Hemingway "is part of the ""Barnes & Noble Classics" "series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of "Barnes & Noble Classics" All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. "Barnes & Noble Classics "pulls together a constellation of influences--biographical, historical, and ... View more info

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We Dropped A Bomb on You: The Best of Slake I-IV

By: Donnelly, Joe/Ochoa, Laurie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: RARE BIRD BOOKS: 2/24/2014

Seller ID: 9780988931206

ISBN: 0988931206

Condition: USED


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Unknown Texas

By: Eisen, Jonathan

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780020197607

ISBN: 0020197608

Condition: USED


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My Mistress's Sparrow Is Dead

By: Eugenides, Jeffrey

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 11/6/2012

Seller ID: 9780061240379

ISBN: 0061240370

Condition: USED


"When it comes to love, there are a million theories to explain it. But when it comes to love stories, things are simpler. A love story can never be about full possession. Love stories depend on disappointment, on unequal births and feuding families, on matrimonial boredom and at least one cold heart. Love stories, nearly without exception, give love a bad name . . . .It is perhaps only in reading a love story (or in writing one) that we can simultaneously partake of the ecstasy and agony of being in love without paying a crippling emotional price. I offer this book, then, as a cure for ... View more info

Euphony Magazine

By: Euphony

Price: $1.00

Publisher: 3/1/2012

Seller ID: 303702

ISBN: 303702

Condition: USED


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New York Stories (Everyman's Library Pocket Classics Series)

By: Everyman's Library

Price: $6.50

Publisher: EVERYMANS LIBRARY: 5/23/2012

Seller ID: 9780307594938

ISBN: 0307594939

Condition: USED


An irresistible anthology of classic tales of New York in the tradition of "Christmas Stories, Love Stories, "and "Stories of the Sea."Writers have always been enthralled and inspired by New York City, and their vibrant and varied stories provide a kaleidoscopic vision of the city's high life, low life, nightlife, and everything in between. From the wisecracking Broadway guys and dolls of Damon Runyon to the glittering ballrooms of Edith Wharton, from the jazz- soaked nightspots of Jack Kerouac and James Baldwin to the starry- eyed tourists in John Cheever and Shirley Jackson to the am... View more info

Fiction

By: Fiction

Price: $1.00

Publisher: 3/15/2010

Seller ID: 295625

ISBN: 295625

Condition: USED


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An Anthology of Humor Writing From The New Yorker

By: Fierce Pajamas/Remnick, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MODERN LIB: 1/4/2013

Seller ID: 9780375761270

ISBN: 0375761276

Condition: USED


When Harold Ross founded "The New Yorker" in 1925, he called it a "comic weekly." And although it has become much more than that, it has remained true in its irreverent heart to the founder's description, publishing the most illustrious literary humorists in the modern era--among them Robert Benchley, Dorothy Parker, Groucho Marx, James Thurber, S. J. Perelman, Mike Nichols, Woody Allen, Calvin Trillin, Garrison Keillor, Ian Frazier, Roy Blount, Jr., Steve Martin, and Christopher Buckley. "Fierce Pajamas" is a treasury of laughter from the magazine W. H. Auden called the "best comic magazine i... View more info

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Fire and Forget: Short Stories from the Long War

By: Fire and Forget/Scranton, Roy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PR: 6/4/2014

Seller ID: 9780306821769

ISBN: 0306821761

Condition: USED


These stories aren't pretty and they aren't for the faint of heart. They are realistic, haunting and shocking. And they are all unforgettable. Television reports, movies, newspapers and blogs about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have offered images of the fighting there. But this collection offers voices--powerful voices, telling the kind of truth that only fiction can offer. What makes the collection so remarkable is that all of these stories are written by those who were there, or waited for them at home. The anthology, which features a Foreword by National Book Award winner Colum McCa... View more info

First Fiction (An anthology of the first published stories by famous writers)

By: First/Kiernan, Kathy/Moore

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 10/23/2013

Seller ID: 9780316492041

ISBN: 0316492043

Condition: USED


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Flash Fiction

By: Flash Fiction -Thomas, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC: 11/22/2009

Seller ID: 9780393308839

ISBN: 0393308839

Condition: USED


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Have I Got a Story for You: More Than a Century of Fiction from the Forward

By: Forward/Glinter, Ezra

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780393062700

ISBN: 0393062708

Condition: USED


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KGB Bar Reader, tHE

By: Foster, Ken (Ed.)

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 0688164080

ISBN: 0688164080

Condition: USED


The KGB Bar Reading Series, originally conceived as a small literary series in a funky bar in New York City's East Village, has grown into a showcase for daring, lively writing that draws a response from listeners -- and readers -- and is quickly earning national recognition. Finally, fiction and nonfiction selections from the series are gathered together in this unique anthology.This edgy, energetic collection represents more than twenty of today's best young writers. Kathryn Harrison, Rick Moody, Jennifer Egan, Michael Cunningham, Elizabeth Gilbert, Luc Sante, and others appear here with ... View more info

Vintage Book of Latin American Stories

By: Fuentes, Carlos (ed.)

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780679775515R

ISBN: 9780679775515R

Condition: REM


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Cubanisimo!: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Cuban Literature

By: Garcia, Cristina

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ANCHOR:

Seller ID: 9780385721370

ISBN: 0385721374

Condition: USED


"Cubanisimo " is the first book to gather Cuban stories, essays, poems and novel excerpts in one volume that summarizes the richness and depth of a great national literature. From the turn of the century to the present, from Havana to Miami, New York, Mexico City, Madrid and beyond, the spirit and diversity of Cuban cultureconverge in one vibrant literary jam session. Cristina Garcia has ingeniously grouped her selections according to "the music of their sentences" into five sections named for Cuban dance styles. " Cubanisimo " begins with an elegant classical "danzon" section that include... View more info

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Mirrors Beneath the Earth: Short Fiction by Chicano Writers

By: Gonzalez, Ray

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CURBSTONE PR: 5/12/2012

Seller ID: 9781880684023

ISBN: 1880684020

Condition: USED


"Mirrors Beneath the Earth "is an historic and unique collection of contemporary Chicano fiction: 31 stories depicting the richly varied experiences of Mexican-Americans in the U.S. Some, like Sandra Cisneros, Rudolfo Anaya, Ana Castillo, are already celebrated writers. The special strength of this anthology is that it introduces others who have never before been published in book form, like Ana Baca, Patricia Blanca, Rafael Jesus Gonzalez, and Natalia Trevino. These writers open our eyes and enrich our understanding. View more info

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Currents from the Dancing River: Contemporary Latino Fiction, Nonfiction, and Po

By: Gonzalez, Ray

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780156001304

ISBN: 0156001306

Condition: USED


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Telling Tales

By: Gordimer, Nadine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PICADOR: 5/29/2013

Seller ID: 9780312424046

ISBN: 0312424043

Condition: USED


Rarely have world writers of such variety and distinction appeared together in the same anthology. Their stories capture the range of emotions and situations of our human universe: tragedy, comedy, fantasy, satire, dramas of sexual love and of war in different continents and cultures. They are not about HIV / AIDS. But all twenty-one writers have given their stories--chosen by themselves as representing some of the best of their lifetime work as storytellers--without any fee or royalty. "Telling Tales" is being published in more than twelve countries. The publisher's profits from the sales... View more info

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Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 1

By: Gordon-Levitt, Joseph

Price: $4.00

Publisher: DEY STREET BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780062121660

ISBN: 0062121669

Condition: USED


From hitRECord, the immensely popular open collaborative production company, and its founder, Golden Globe-nominated actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, comes The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 1.The universe is not made of atoms; it's made of tiny stories.To create The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 1, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, known within the hitRECord community as RegularJOE--directed thousands of collaborators to tell tiny stories through words and art. With the help of the entire creative collective, Gordon-Levitt culled, edited and curated over 8,500 contributions into this finely tu... View more info

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Granta 97: Best of Young American Novelists 2 (Granta: The Magazine of New Writi

By: Granta

Price: $5.50

Publisher: GRANTA BOOKS: 4/16/2017

Seller ID: 9781929001279

ISBN: 1929001274

Condition: USED


In 1996, Granta's first Best of Young American Novelists issue included Jeffrey Eugenides, Jonathan Franzen, and Lorrie Moore. Who will match them in the new generation? This special issue features original work by twenty writers under thirty-five years old that Granta's judges have selected as the most interesting new voices in American fiction today. View more info