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Van den Berg, Laura

Summary: "A dislocating collection of short stories from the author of "The Third Hotel""--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAN

Akiwenzie-Damm, Kateri

Summary: Fourteen stories that illuminate the strange workings of the human heart

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Publisher / Publication Date: HighWater Press 2015

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 AKI

Hemingway, Ernest

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Summary: The definitive collection by the man whose craft and vision remains an enduring influence on generations of readers and writers. Contains twenty-one stories not included in the 1938 omnibus "The first forty-nine."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charles Scribner's Sons 1987

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hemmingway 1987

Gautreaux, Tim

Summary: "A widely celebrated novelist gives us a generous collection of exhilarating short stories, proving that he is a master of this genre as well. Once again, "he reminds us," wrote The Miami Herald, "that great writing is a timeless art." After the stunning historical novels The Clearing and The Missing, Tim Gautreaux now ranges freely through contemporary life with twelve new stories and eight...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAU

Kawakami, Hiromi

Summary: "A bossy child who lives under a white cloth near a tree; a schoolgirl who keeps doll's brains in a desk drawer; an old man with two shadows, one docile and one rebellious; a diplomat no one has ever seen who goes fishing at an artificial lake no one has ever heard of. These are some of the inhabitants of People From My Neighborhood. In their lives, details of the local and everyday-the lunch...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Soft Skull Press 2021

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Newman, Leigh

Summary: Newman's stories turn a spotlight on women struggling in Alaska, facing not just grizzly bears and charging moose, but the psychological complexities of love and family. From Anchorage to the remote, unsettled wilderness, her stories reinvent what we think about the American frontier-- and what we believe about hope and human connection. -- adapted from jacket

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NEW

Murray, Sabina

Summary: "From the PEN/Faulkner Award-winning pioneer of "ironic gothic" (Washington Post) comes a wry and spooky set of ghost stories, replete with original illustrations. Since her acclaimed novel A Carnivore's Inquiry, Sabina Murray has been celebrated for her mastery of the gothic. Now in Muckross Abbey and Other Stories, she returns to the genre, bringing readers to haunted sites from a West...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Cat, an imprint of Grove Atlantic 2023

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MUR

Orner, Peter

Summary: In his orchestral and moving new book, Peter Orner ... chronicles people whose lives are at inflection points. In forty-four compressed gems, he grips us with a series of defining moments. Whether it's a first date that turns into a late-night road trip to a séance in an abandoned airplane hangar, or a family's memories of the painful mystery surrounding a forgotten uncle's demise, Orner...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ORN

Summary: Collection of easy-to-read stories based on Playhouse Disney characters.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2009

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Summary: A collection for Pixar fans presents eighteen stories from such movies as "Toy Story," "Monsters, Inc.," "Coco," "Soul," "Luca," and "Onward."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2022

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Burke, James Lee

Summary: "A boy and his father watch a German submarine sink an oil tanker as evil forces try to ruin their family. A girl is beaten up outside a bar as her father navigates new love and threats from a group of neo-Nazis. A pair of undercover union organizers are hired to break colts for a Hollywood actor, whose 'Western hero' facade hides darkness. An oil rig workers witnesses an attack on a local...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage company 2024

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1 available in New Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BUR

Means, David

Summary: "A new collection of stories by the visionary 'master of the form' (The Observer), David Means"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEA

Enriquez, Mariana

Summary: El mundo de Mariana Enriquez no tiene por qué ser el nuestro, y, sin embargo, lo termina siendo. Bastan pocas frases para pisarlo, respirarlo y no olvidarlo gracias a una viveza emocional insólita. Con la cotidianidad hecha pesadilla, el lector se despierta abatido, perturbado por historias e imágenes que jamás conseguirá sacarse de la cabeza. Las autodenominadas "mujeres ardientes," que...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español, una división de Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.4 FIC ENR

Kochai, Jamil Jan

Summary: "A luminous meditation on sons and fathers, ghosts of war, and living history that moves between modern-day Afghanistan and the Afghan diaspora. In playing "Metal Gear Solid V," a young man's video game experience turns into a surreal exploration on his own father's memories of war and occupation. A college student in "Hungry Ricky Daddy" starves himself in protest of Israeli violence against...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOC

Summary: "A story of community, belonging, and friendship told by South Asian authors through an interconnected anthology, based in the fictional town of Maple Grove, New Jersey, and centralized at the town community center."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2024

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Bieker, Chelsea

Summary: A woman steals a baby from a shelter in an attempt to salvage her own lost motherhood. A phone-sex operator sees divine opportunity when a lavender-eyed cowboy walks into her life. A mother and a son selling dream catchers along a highway that leads to a toxic beach manifest two young documentary filmmakers into their realm. And two teenage girls play a dangerous online game with destiny....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Catapult 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIE

Friedlander, Omer

Summary: "The poignant, whimsically imaginative stories in Omer Friedlander's debut transport readers to the narrow limestone alleyways of Jerusalem, the desolate beauty of the Negev Desert, and the sprawling orange groves of Jaffa. Across the sharply drawn borders that divide them, Friedlander's characters, often outsiders or even outcasts, are haunted by the past, or by the promise of a future that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2022

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRI

Kennedy, Louise

Summary: "Brilliant, dark stories of women's lives by "a very major talent" (Joseph O'Connor, Irish Times) In these visceral, stunningly crafted stories by the author of the much-acclaimed Trespasses, women's lives are etched by deprivation-material, emotional, sexual-but also splashed by beauty, sometimes even joy, as they search for the good in the cards they've been dealt. A wife is abandoned by her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2023

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Schweblin, Samanta

Summary: "The seven houses in these seven stories are empty. Some are devoid of love or life or furniture, of people or the truth or of memories. But in Samanta Schweblin's tense, visionary tales, something always creeps back in: a ghost, a fight, trespassers, a list of things to do before you die, a child's first encounter with a dark choice or the fallibility of parents. This was the collection that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2022

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SCH

Talty, Morgan

Summary: "Set in a Native community in Maine, Night of the Living Rez is a riveting debut collection about what it means to be Penobscot in the twenty-first century and what it means to live, to survive, and to persevere after tragedy. In twelve striking, luminescent stories, author Morgan Talty--with searing humor, abiding compassion, and deep insight--breathes life into tales of family and a community...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tin House 2022

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Talty

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Summary: Offers science fiction and fantasy stories from American authors, including Alix E. Harrow, Stephen Graham Jones, chosen by editor R. F. Kuang.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books 2023

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Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott)

Summary: "Known not only for his brilliant novels but also for short stories chronicling the Jazz Age, such as 'Bernice bobs her hair' and 'The diamond as big as the Ritz,' F. Scott Fitzgerald continued to write stories his entire life, some of which were never published--until now. Many of the stories in I'd Die for You were submitted to major magazines and accepted for publication during Fitzgerald's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIT

Kennedy, Sharon M.

Summary: "A compilation of short stories depicting the struggles and lives of contemporary adults in the unforgiving rural environment of Michigan's Upper Peninsula"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Modern History Press 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEN

Key, Justin C.

Summary: Justin C. Key has long been obsessed with monsters. Reading R.L. Stine's Goosebumps as a kid, he imagined himself battling monsters and mayhem to a triumphant end. But when watching Scream 2, in which the movie's only Black couple is promptly killed off, he realized that the Black and Brown characters in his favorite genre were almost always the victim or villain--if they were portrayed at all....

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2023

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEY

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