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Contents: Stab / Chris Adrian -- Solomon's Alley / Robert Andrews -- Going, going, gone / Peter Blauner -- Keller's double dribble / Lawrence Block -- T-Bird / John Bond -- A season of regret / James Lee Burke -- The timing of unfelt smiles / John Dufresne -- Gleason / Louise Erdrich -- Chellini's solution / Jim Fusilli -- Where will you go when your skin cannot contain you? / William Gay -- Take the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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Summary: A collection of top-selected mystery writing from the past year is culled from a variety of respected sources and offers insight into evolving genre trends.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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Contents: Spurs / Tod Robbins -- Pastorale / James M. Cain -- You'll always remember me / Steve Fisher -- Gun crazy / MacKinlay Kantor -- Nothing to worry about / Day Keene -- The homecoming / Dorothy B. Hughes -- Man in the dark / Howard Browne -- The lady says die! / Mickey Spillane -- Professional man / David Goodis -- The hunger / Charles Beaumont -- The gesture / Gil Brewer -- The last spin / Evan...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

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Summary: Best-selling author Amy Stewart edits this year’s volume of the finest science and nature writing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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Summary: Sy Montgomery, New York Times best-selling author and recipient of numerous awards, edits this year's volume of the finest science and nature writing. "Science is important because this is how we seek to discover the truth about the world. And this is what makes excellent science and nature writing essential," observes New York Times best-selling author Sy Montgomery. "Science and nature...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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Summary: Boyle’s choices of stories reflect a vibrant range of characters, from a numb wife who feels alive only in the presence of violence to a new widower coming to terms with his sudden freedom, from a missing child to a champion speedboat racer. These stories will grab hold and surprise, which according to Boyle is “what the best fiction offers, and there was no shortage of such in this year’s...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Summary: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2015, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Summary: Best American Comics 2016 showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors and highlights both fiction and nonfiction from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, minicomics, and the Web to make a collection that is full of varied, provocative feats of cartooning.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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Summary: The Best American Comics showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors and highlights both fiction and nonfiction from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, in galleries, minicomics, and the web.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Summary: Compiles the best literary essays of the year 2012 which were originally published in American periodicals.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Summary: Offers a selection of literary essays from the previous year which were originally published in American periodicals.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Summary: Presents a collection of the genre's best short mystery stories that have been published in the United States or Canada during the year.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2011

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Summary: A collection of top-selected mystery writing from the past year is culled from a variety of respected sources and offers insight into evolving genre trends.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Summary: Presents a collection of the best mystery stories written during 2015.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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Summary: For the past year, a group of high school students met at a publishing house in San Francisco every Monday night to read literary magazines, chapbooks, graphic novels, and countless articles. This committee was assisted by a group of students that met in the basement of a robot shop in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Together, and under the guidance of guest editor Adam Johnson, these high schoolers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Summary: Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provacative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" ("Chicago Tribune)." The collection boasts great variety from "famous to first-timers, sifted from major magazines and little reviews, grand and little worlds" ("St. Louis Post-Dispatch)," ensuring yet another...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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Summary: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2017, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Summary: Collects original comic strips from American authors and illustrators published in 2009 in graphic novels, newspapers, magazines, and on the Internet.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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Summary: Collects original comic strips from American authors and illustrators published in 2011 in graphic novels.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2011

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2001

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Summary: An anthology of top-selected sports writing from the past year is culled from hundreds of national, regional, and specialty publications as well as a variety of leading sports blogs.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Summary: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2016, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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Contents: Foreword / Robert Atwan -- Introduction: deciderization 2007 - a special report / David Foster Wallace -- Werner / Jo Ann Beard -- The freedom to offend / Ian Burma -- Iraq: the war of the imagination / Mark Danner -- Fathead's hard times / W.S. Di Piero -- An orgy of power / George Gessert -- What the dog saw / Malcolm Gladwell -- Afternoon of the sex children / Mark Greif -- Operation...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2003

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