A much-anticipated collection of brilliantly observant short stories from one of the great American masters of the form.
An all-new 120-page Stormlight Archive novella, Edgedancer, is the crown jewel of Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection, the first book of short fiction by #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson.
Combining hard-edged prose and savage Southern charm, Mary Miller showcases biting contemporary talent at its best. Fast on the heels of her "terrific" (New York Times Book Review) debut novel, The Last Days of California, she now reaches new heights with this collection of shockingly relatable, ill-fated love stories.
FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION
One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, USA Today
This landmark gathering of Zora Neale Hurston's short fiction—most of which appeared only in literary magazines during her lifetime—reveals the evolution of one of the most important African American writers. Spanning her career from 1921 to 1955, these stories attest to Hurston's tremendous range and establish themes that recur in her longer fiction.
A Grand Master of Science Fiction and the multiple-award-winning author of A Boy and His Dog presents seven stunning stories of speculative fiction.
The "original, first-rate, serious, and beautiful" short fiction (New York Times Book Review) that introduced J. D. Salinger to American readers in the years after World War II, including "A Perfect Day for Bananafish" and the first appearance of Salinger's fictional Glass family.$16.95ISBN: 9780307477477Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Anchor - March 22nd, 2011
National Book Critics Circle Award Winner
PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist
A New York Times Book Review Best Book$7.99ISBN: 9780060515232Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harper - February 9th, 2010
“A prodigiously imaginative collection.”
—New York Times Book Review, Editor’s Choice
“Dazzling tales from a master of the fantastic.”
—Washington Post Book World
$16.00ISBN: 9780743299411Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Scribner - May 6th, 2008
“These delightful stories do that essential-but-rare story thing: they surprise. They skip past the quotidian, the merely real, to the essential, and do so with a spirit of tenderness and wonder that is wholly unique.$17.00ISBN: 9780142437889Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Classics - July 27th, 2004
Full of philosophical puzzles and supernatural surprises, these stories contain some of Borges’s most fully realized human characters.