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Anchor Book of New American Short Stories

By: Anchor Book - Marcus, Ben

Price: $6.00

Publisher: ANCHOR: 11/4/2014

Seller ID: 9781400034826

ISBN: 1400034825

Condition: USED


"In twenty-nine separate but ingenious ways, these stories seek permanent residence within a reader. They strive to become an emotional or intellectual cargo that might accompany us wherever, or however, we go. . . . If we are made by what we read, if language truly builds people into what they are, how they think, the depth with which they feel, then these stories are, to me, premium material for that construction project. You could build a civilization with them." --Ben Marcus, from the Introduction Award-winning author of Notable American Women""Ben Marcus brings us this engaging and co... View more info

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110 Stories: New York Writes after September 11

By: Baer, Ulrich

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NEW YORK UNIV PR: 11/28/2011

Seller ID: 9780814799055

ISBN: 0814799051

Condition: USED


Visit the 110 Stories web siteNew York is a city of writers. And when the city was attacked on 9/11, its writers began to do what writers do, they began to look and feel and think and write, began to struggle to process an event unimaginable before, and even after, it happened. The work of journalists appeared immediately, in news reports, commentaries, and personal essays. But no single collection has yet recorded how New York writers of fiction, poetry, and dramatic prose have responded to 9/11. Now, in 110 Stories, Ulrich Baer has gathered a multi-hued range of voices that convey, ... View more info

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Hokum: An Anthology of African-American Humor

By: Beatty, Paul

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9781582344348

ISBN: 1582344345

Condition: USED


Selected and introduced by acclaimed novelist and poet Paul Beatty, "Hokum" is a liberating, eccentric, savagely comic collection of the funniest writing by black Americans. This book is less a comprehensive collection of African-American humor than a mix-tape narrative dubbed by a trusted friend--a sampler of underground classics, rare grooves, and timeless summer jams, poetry and prose juxtaposed with the blues, hip-hop, political speeches, and the world's funniest radio sermon. The subtle musings of Toni Cade Bambara, Henry Dumas, and Harryette Mullen are bracketed by the profane and of... View more info

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Book of Virtues

By: Bennett, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER: 8/24/2015

Seller ID: 9780671683061

ISBN: 0671683063

Condition: USED


Responsibility. Courage. Compassion. Honesty. Friendship. Persistence. Faith. Everyone recognizes these traits as essentials of good character. In order for our children to develop such traits, we have to offer them examples of good and bad, right and wrong. And the best places to find them are in great works of literature and exemplary stories from history. William J. Bennett has collected hundreds of stories in "The Book of Virtues, " an instructive and inspiring anthology that will help children understand and develop character -- and help adults teach them. From the Bible to American h... View more info

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Best American Short Stories of the Century

By: Best Am SS Cen/ Updike, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 5/22/2012

Seller ID: 9780395843680

ISBN: 0395843685

Condition: USED


Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national literature. Now THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES OF THE CENTURY brings together the best of the best - fifty-five extraordinary stories that represent a century's worth of unsurpassed accomplishments in this quintessentially American literary genre. Here are the stories that have endured the test of time: masterworks by such writers as Ernest He... View more info

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Best American Short Stories 2016

By: Best American

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780544582897

ISBN: 0544582896

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Best American Short Stories 2015

By: Best American

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780547939414

ISBN: 0547939418

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Best American Nonrequired Reading 2013

By: Best American N/Eggers, Dave

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MARINER BOOKS: 11/20/2015

Seller ID: 9780544105508

ISBN: 0544105508

Condition: USED


Dave Eggers and his students at the 826 Valencia and 826 Michigan writing labs compile fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and comics, as well as category-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection. View more info

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Best American Nonrequired Reading 2002

By: Best American N/Eggers, Dave

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MARINER BOOKS: 3/21/2015

Edition: 2002

Seller ID: 9780618246946

ISBN: 0618246940

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Best American Short Stories 2014

By: Best American/Egan, Jennifer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MARINER BOOKS: 4/6/2017

Seller ID: 9780547868868

ISBN: 0547868863

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Best American Short Stories 2004

By: Best American/Moore, Lorrie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN: 1/22/2014

Seller ID: 9780618197354

ISBN: 0618197354

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Best American Short Stories 2010

By: Best American/Russo, Richard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MARINER BOOKS: 10/27/2014

Seller ID: 9780547055329

ISBN: 0547055323

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Edited by the award-winning, best-selling author Richard Russo, this year's collection boasts a satisfying "chorus of twenty stories that are by turns playful, ironic, somber, and meditative" ("Wall Street Journal"). With the masterful Russo picking the best of the best, America's oldest and best-selling story anthology is sure to be of "enduring quality" ("Chicago Tribune") this year. View more info

Best American Short Stories of the Century

By: Best American/Updike, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 9/8/2010

Seller ID: 9780965069687

ISBN: 0965069680

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Best American Short Stories of the Century

By: Best American/Updike, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN: 5/31/2012

Seller ID: 9780395843673

ISBN: 0395843677

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Best American Short Stories 2017

By: Best American/Wolitzer, Meg

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780544582903

ISBN: 054458290X

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Goodbye to All That

By: Botton, Sari

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 7/17/2017

Seller ID: 9781580054942D

ISBN: 9781580054942D

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One

By: Broken Wrist Project

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9780972158701

ISBN: 0972158707

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Summer 1976 Chicago Review

By: Chicago Review

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 8/25/2015

Seller ID: 11796570

ISBN: 11796570

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Summer 1971 Chicago Review

By: Chicago Review

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 8/25/2015

Seller ID: 45880395

ISBN: 45880395

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India: A Traveller's Literary Companion

By: Choudhury, Chandrahas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1/31/2016

Seller ID: 9789350290279

ISBN: 9789350290279

Condition: USED


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