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Happy Like This (Iowa Short Fiction Award) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781609386832
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Published: University Of Iowa Press - October 15th, 2019

The characters in Happy Like This are smart girls and professional women—social scientists, linguists, speech therapists, plant physiologists, dancers—who search for happiness in roles and relationships that are often unscripted or unconventional.

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Some Trick Cover Image
ISBN: 9780811228930
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Published: New Directions - October 29th, 2019

Hailed a “Best Book of the Year” by NPR, Publishers Weekly, Vulture, and the New York Public Library, Some Trick is now in paperback

The Lottery and Other Stories (FSG Classics) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250239365
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Published: Picador Modern Classics - September 24th, 2019

One of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century, Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker in 1948. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses.

The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty Cover Image
By Eudora Welty, Ann Patchett (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781328625649
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Published: Mariner Books - March 12th, 2019

With a new introduction from best‑selling author Ann Patchett, the National Book Award–winning story collection that is one of the great works of twentieth‑century American literature 

Eudora Welty wrote novels, novellas, and reviews over the course of her long career, but the heart and soul of her literary vision lay with the short story, and her National Book

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Mary Ventura and the Ninth Kingdom: A Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062940834
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 22nd, 2019

Never before published, this newly discovered story by literary legend Sylvia Plath stands on its own and is remarkable for its symbolic, allegorical approach to a young woman’s rebellion against convention and forceful taking control of her own life. 

All the Names They Used for God: Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525508687
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Published: The Dial Press - June 18th, 2019

“One of the best collections I’ve ever read. Every single story is a standout.”—Roxane Gay


The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft Cover Image
By H.P. Lovecraft, Leslie S. Klinger (Editor), Alan Moore (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780871404534
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Published: Liveright - October 13th, 2014

Finalist for the HWA’s Bram Stoker Award for Best Anthology
Named one of the Best Books of the Year by Slate and the San Francisco Chronicle

From across strange aeons comes the long-awaited annotated edition of “the twentieth century’s greatest practitioner of the classic horror tale” (Stephen King).

Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories: A Miss Marple Collection (Miss Marple Mysteries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062073716
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 12th, 2011

Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories gathers together in one magnificent volume all of Agatha Christie’s short stories featuring her beloved intrepid investigator, Miss Marple.

Nine Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316769501
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 1st, 1991

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.

No One Belongs Here More Than You: Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9780743299411
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Published: 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.

Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062330321
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 27th, 2015

Multiple award winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman returns to dazzle, captivate, haunt, and entertain with this third collection of short fiction following Smoke and Mirrors and Fragile Things—which includes a never-before published American Gods story, “Black Dog,” written exclusively for this volume.<

Once and Forever: The Tales of Kenji Miyazawa Cover Image
By Kenji Miyazawa, John Bester (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781681372600
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Published: NYRB Classics - October 2nd, 2018

A collection of classic, fantastical tales from Northern Japan that are equal parts whimsical and sophisticated, perfect for readers of all ages.

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