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Title The art of the story : an international anthology of contemporary short stories / edited by Daniel Halpern.

Imprint New York : Viking, 1999.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    ART    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S ART    Available
Description xiii, 667 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents A gift from somewhere / Ama Ata Aidoo -- The keeper of the virgins / Hanan Al-Shaykh -- Amor divino / Julia Alvarez -- The immortals / Martin Amis -- The glass tower / Reinaldo Arenas -- Wilderness tips / Margaret Atwood -- Gorilla, my love / Toni Cade Bambara -- My mother's memoirs, my father's lie, and other true stories / Russell Banks -- G-string / Nicola Barker -- Evermore / Julian Barnes -- Aren't you happy for me? / Richard Bausch -- In Amalfi / Ann Beattie -- Rara avis / T. Coraghessan Boyle -- Mr. Green / Robert Olen Butler -- The fat man in history / Peter Carey -- The courtship of Mr. Lyon / Angela Carter -- Are these actual miles? / Raymond Carver -- The old man slave and the mastiff / Patrick Chamoiseau -- Dharma / Vikram Chandra -- Never marry a Mexican / Sandra Cisneros -- The prospect from the silver hills / Jim Crace -- Night women / Edwidge Danticat -- The house behind / Lydia Davis -- All because of the mistake / Daniele del Giudice -- Ysrael / Junot Diaz -- Betrayal / Patricia Duncker -- Reflections of spring / Duong Thu Huong -- The girl who left her sock on the floor / Deborah Eisenberg -- The twenty-seventh man / Nathan Englander -- The parakeet / Victor Erofeyev -- Roberto narrates / Peter Esterhazy -- My father, the Englishman, and I / Nuruddin Farah -- Optimists / Richard Ford -- The story of the lizard who had the habit of dining on his wives / Eduardo Galeano -- The hammam / Herve Guibert -- Escort / Abdulrazak Gurnah -- Midnight and I'm not famous yet / Barry Hannah -- Portrait of the avant-garde / Peter Hoeg -- Moving house / Pawel Huelle -- A family supper / Kazuo Ishiguro -- Encounter / Roy Jacobsen -- The first day / Edward P. Jones -- Remember young Cecil / James Kelman -- Intimacy / Hanif Kureishi -- The stump-grubber / Torgny Lindgren.
Subject Short stories.
Fiction -- 20th century.
Added Author Halpern, Daniel, 1945-
ISBN 0670887617 : $40.00

 
    
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