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The best American nonrequired reading 2016 / edited by Rachel Kushner and the students of 826 National ; managing editor, Daniel Gumbiner.

Kushner, Rachel, (editor.). Gumbiner, Daniel, (managing editor.). 826 National (Organization), (editor.).

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  • 1 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 810.8 KUS (Text) 36626103778122 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 05/29/2017
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main ON ORDER NONFICTION 1 (Text) NCSTL-280003-1001 Adult New Materials Collection On order -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 818.608 Best 2016 (Text) 31208912472422 non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 810.8 BEST (Text) 33946003198491 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 06/05/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 0544812115
  • ISBN: 9780544812116
  • Physical Description: xv, 415 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Mariner original."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: The Grozny tourist bureau / Anthony Marra -- An oral history of Abdelrahman Al-Ahmar / Mateo Hoke and Cate Malek -- Jelly and Jack / Dana Spiotta -- The Teflon toxin / Sharon Lerner -- How I became a prison gardener / Michele Scott -- The gentlest village / Jesse Ball -- An interview with President Obama / Marilynne Robinson -- Buena Vista Park, 2 A.M. / sam sax -- The miracle years of Little Fork / Rebecca Makkai -- Death-qualified / Gary Indiana -- The trip treatment / Michael Pollan -- Strong city / Da'Shay Portis -- Sudba I / Anna Kovatcheva -- Homer Dill's undead / Inara Verzemnieks -- Reluctant citizens / Kyle Boelte -- Shadehill / Mark Hitz -- Dream house / Ariana Reines -- Killing and dying / Adrian Tomine -- On this side / Yuko Sakata -- The lonely death of George Bell / N. R. Kleinfield -- The death of the sky / David Wagoner -- Bandit / Molly Brodak -- Borb / Jason Little -- Last poem for Oe / Laurel Hunt -- Things I know to be true / Kendra Fortmeyer -- Five poems / Dan Hoy -- Algorithmic problem solving for father-daughter relationships / Xuan Juliana Wang -- Brown vs. Ferguson / Endnotes -- Contributors' notes -- The Best American Nonrequired Reading Committee -- Notable nonrequired reading of 2015 -- About 826 National -- About ScholarMatch.
Summary, etc.: This anthology presents a selection of short works from mainstream and alternative American periodicals published in 2015, including nonfiction, screenplays, television writing, fiction, and alternative comics.
Subject: American prose literature > 21st century.
American wit and humor > 21st century.
Short stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.
Humor.

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