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The best American short stories 2000 selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines / by E.L.Doctorow with Katrina Kenison.

Doctorow, E. L., 1931-2015 (Added Author). Kenison, Katrina. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0395926866 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 381 pages ; 21cm
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Comp., 2000.

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Formatted Contents Note: Black Elvis/Geoffrey Becker -- The Story/Amy Bloom -- The beautiful days/Michael Byers -- The ordinary son/Ron Carlson -- Call if you needme/Raymond Carver -- Bones of the inner ear/Kiana Davenport -- Nilda/Junot Diaz -- the gilgul of park avenue/Nathan Englander -- The fix/Percival Everett -- Good for the soul/Tim Gautreaux -- He's at theoffice/Allan Gurganus -- Blind Jozef Pronek/Aleksandar Hemon -- The annoited/Kathleen Hill -- The bridegroom/Ha Jin -- The thing around them/Marilyn Krysl -- The third and final continent/Jhumpa Lahiri -- Pet fly/Walter Mosley -- Brownies/ZZ Packer -- Allog/Edith Pearlman --People in hell just want a drink of water/Annie Proulx -- Basil the dog/Frances Sherwood.
Subject: American fiction > 21st century.
Canadian fiction > 21st century.
Genre: Short stories.

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