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Li, Yiyun

Contents: Kindness -- A man like him -- Prison -- The proprietress -- House fire -- Number three, Garden Road -- Sweeping past -- Souvenir -- Gold boy, emerald girl.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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Summary: "As the variety of selections in Pushcart Prize XLIV indicates, it is an eclectic and constantly changing community. Over 70 authors are included from more than 50 presses."--Amazon.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pushcart Prize Fellowships Inc. 2020

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Summary: Here are 70 authors from more than 50 presses as selected from the nominations of 220 distinguished Contributing Editors and 800 participating presses.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pushcart Pirze Fellowships Inc. 2021

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Summary: A bold and breathtaking anthology of queer Indigenous speculative fiction. This groundbreaking fiction anthology showcases a number of new and emerging 2SQ (Two-Spirit and queer) Indigenous writers from across Turtle Island. These visionary authors show how queer Indigenous communities can bloom and thrive through utopian narratives that detail the vivacity and strength of 2SQness throughout...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arsenal Pulp Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOV

Summary: "The Pushcart Prize is the only annual anthology to exclusively showcase the very best writing from America's alternative literary presses. Each year contributing editors, whose ranks include the most important writers of today, along with hundreds of small presses, nominate thousands of stories, poems, essays and memoirs for inclusion in Pushcart's collection. This unique submissions process...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pushcart Prize Fellowships 2018

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Brinkley, Jamel

Summary: In the nine expansive, searching stories of A lucky man, fathers and sons attempt to salvage relationships with friends and family members and confront mistakes made in the past. An imaginative young boy from the Bronx goes swimming with his group from day camp at a backyard pool in the suburbs, and faces the effects of power and privilege in ways he can barely grasp. A teen intent on proving...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRI

Summary: "Ben Marcus, one of the most innovative and vital writers of this generation, delivers a stellar anthology of the best short fiction being written today in America In New American Stories, Ben Marcus has collected a diverse, exciting, and wholly unique book of contemporary American fiction writers. Herein are the luminaries of the form like Deborah Eisenberg, George Saunders, and Denis Johnson,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Contemporaries 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NEW

Austin, Ron A.

Summary: "In this semi-autobiographical, linked story collection follows the misadventures of Avery Colt as he struggles to survive in North St. Louis alongside his family. Learning the best way to slaughter a goat, rebuilding his family's corner market, and reckoning the weight of a revolver are a few of the challenges Avery faces. As he matures through each page, Avery takes control of his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Southeast Missouri State University Press 2019

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Summary: "The O. Henry Prize stories 2019 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from the thousands published in literary magazines over the previous year."--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2019

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Dixon, Stephen.

Summary: "The interlinked tales in this Late Stories detail the excursions of an aging narrator navigating the amorphous landscape of grief in a series of tender and often waggishly elliptical digressions"--Amazon.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Trnsfr Books, an imprint of Curbside Splendor Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIX

Sittenfeld, Curtis

Summary: Presents a collection of ten short stories that feature both new and previously published pieces, including "The World Has Many Butterflies," in which married acquaintances play an intimate game, with devastating consequences.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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Van Alst, Theodore C.

Summary: "Growing up in a gang in the city can be dark. Growing up Native American in a gang in Chicago is a whole different story. This book takes a trip through that unexplored part of Indian Country, an intense journey that is full of surprises, shining a light on the interior lives of people whose intellectual and emotional concerns are often overlooked. This dark, compelling, occasionally...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of New Mexico Press 2018

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Contents: Assassins / Gregory G. Barton -- Kisses for Laura / Joan Roth -- As far as she could go / Lynn Helene Moody -- Brotherly love / Mary Lee Scott -- Red hat / Kay MacDonald -- Eternal love / Linda Lou Costa -- Loathe thy neighbor / Fred Thornburg -- Whine bottle / Timothy Lambert -- Grown-up grouchies go away / Jodi Burkett -- Captain Gordon's ghost / Randy Bernard -- Everfaithful / Veronica Anne...

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Publisher / Publication Date: MackinacJane's 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810.8 VOI

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Tremblay, Paul

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Summary: "A chilling collection of psychological suspense and literary horror from the multiple award-winning author of the national bestseller, The Cabin at the End of the World, and A Head Full of Ghosts"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Summary: "Celebrate the legacy of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back with this exciting reimagining of the timeless film featuring new perspectives from forty acclaimed authors. On May 21, 1980, Star Wars became a true saga with the release of The Empire Strikes Back. In honor of the fortieth anniversary, forty storytellers recreate an iconic scene from The Empire Strikes Back through the eyes of its...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Eggers, Dave.

Contents: Another -- What it means when a crowd in a faraway nation takes a soldier representing your own nation, shoots him, drags him from his vehicle and then mutilates him in the dust -- The only meaning of the oil-wet water -- On wanting to have three walls up before she gets home -- Climbing to the window, pretending to dance -- She waits, seething, blooming -- Quiet -- Your mother and I -- Naveed...

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Publisher / Publication Date: McSweeney's Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Ausubel, Ramona

Summary: An inventive story collection explores themes of love, identity, coming of age, and parenthood as they are shaped by mythology and universal experiences in different world regions.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AUS

Oates, Joyce Carol

Summary: Presents a collection of stories that explores the musings of a writer, a prisoner, a student, and others who consider how their lives might have unfolded differently had they made different choices.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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Russell, Karen

Summary: From the Pulitzer Finalist and universally beloved author of the New York Times best sellers Swamplandia! and Vampires in the Lemon Grove, a stunning new collection of short fiction that showcases Karen Russell's extraordinary, irresistible gifts of language and imagination. Karen Russell's comedic genius and mesmerizing talent for creating outlandish predicaments that uncannily mirror our...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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Summary: Today's most acclaimed writers all got their start when an editor encountered their work for the first time and took a chance. This anthology celebrates twelve such moments of discovery, and is the first volume of an annual collection--launched alongside PEN's new Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers--that recognizes outstanding fiction debuts published in North America. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Catapult 2017

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Johnson, Adam

Summary: ""In six masterly stories, Johnson delves deep into love and loss, natural disasters, the influence of technology, and how the political shapes the personal. 'George Orwell Was a Friend of Mine' follows a former warden of a Stasi prison in East Germany who vehemently denies his past, even as pieces of it are delivered in packages to his door. 'Nirvana' portrays a programmer whose wife has a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2016

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Pearlman, Edith

Summary: Presents a collection of short stories full of teenage drug use, anorexia, cruise-ship stowaways, and a widowed nail tech who finds herself falling for a client.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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Adams, John Joseph

Summary: An anthology of original horror tales featuring "evil genius" archetype characters intent on ruling the world features contributions by Diana Gabaldon, Daniel Wilson, and Austin Grossman.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2013

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Summary: An anthology of original fantasy tales by some of today's leading genre masters includes contributions by George R. R. Martin, Scott Lynch, Garth Nix, Cecelia Holland, and Elizabeth Bear.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BOO

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