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The Best American short stories 2018 / selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Roxane Gay with Heidi Pitlor ; with an introduction by Roxane Gay.

Gay, Roxane, (editor,, writer of introduction.). Pitlor, Heidi, (editor.). Anderson, Maria (Fiction author), (author.). Brinkley, Jamel, (author.). Choi, Yoon, (author.). Cline, Emma, (author.). Elliott, Alicia, (author.). Evans, Danielle, (author.). Ferrell, Carolyn, (author.). Glaviano, Ann, 1983- (author.). Guajardo, Jacob, (author.). Henríquez, Cristina, 1977- (author.). Iskandrian, Kristen, (author.). Johnson, Jocelyn Nicole, (author.). Lyons, Matthew (Short story writer), (author.). Nayeri, Dina, 1979- (author.). Obreht, Téa, (author.). Rash, Ron, 1953- (Added Author). Silverberg, Amy, 1988- (author.). Sittenfeld, Curtis, (author.). Solomon, Rivers, (author.). Wang, Esmé Weijun, (author.).
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  • 3 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 8 total copies.

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Best American series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 810 BES HOU 2018 (Text) 34207002190792 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 808.3 BES (Text) 39230031921099 Adult New Books Checked out 12/18/2018
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown FICTION GAY (Text) 39213000849061 New Adult Books Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 813 GAY (Text) 9780544582941S On Order On order -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library S BES (Text) 30477101221483 Adult: New Checked out 01/05/2019
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Best (Text) 31208912610880 new fiction On holds shelf -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC BES 2018 (Text) 31951004356942 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 12/26/2018
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 813 BEST (Text) 33946003389314 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544582880
  • ISBN: 0544582888
  • ISBN: 9780544582941
  • ISBN: 0544582942
  • Physical Description: xix, 322 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 314-318).
Formatted Contents Note:
Cougar / Maria Anderson -- A family / Jamel Brinkley -- The art of losing / Yoon Choi -- Los Angeles / Emma Cline -- Unearth / Alicia Elliott -- Boys go to Jupiter / Danielle Evans -- A history of China / Carolyn Ferrell -- Come on, Silver / Ann Glaviano -- What got into us / Jacob Guajardo -- Everything is far from here / Cristina Henríquez -- Good with boys / Kristen Iskandrian -- Control Negro / Jocelyn Nicole Johnson -- The Brothers Brujo / Matthew Lyons -- A big true / Dina Nayeri -- Items awaiting protective enclosure / Téa Obreht -- The baptism / Ron Rash -- Suburbia! / Amy Silverberg -- The prairie wife / Curtis Sittenfeld -- Whose heart I long to stop with the click of a revolver / Rivers Solomon -- What terrible thing it was / Esmé Weijun Wang.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a selection of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.
Subject: Short stories, American.
Short stories, Canadian.
American fiction > 21st century.
Canadian fiction > 21st century.
Short stories, Canadian.
Genre: Short stories, American.
American fiction > 21st century.
Canadian fiction > 21st century.
Short stories.
Short stories.

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