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The Resource The O. Henry prize stories, 2015, chosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors Tessa Hadley, Kristen Iskandrian, Michael Parker on the stories they admire most

The O. Henry prize stories, 2015, chosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors Tessa Hadley, Kristen Iskandrian, Michael Parker on the stories they admire most

Label
The O. Henry prize stories, 2015
Title
The O. Henry prize stories
Title number
2015
Statement of responsibility
chosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors Tessa Hadley, Kristen Iskandrian, Michael Parker on the stories they admire most
Title variation
  • PEN/O. Henry Prize stories
  • O. Henry prize stories 2015
  • O. Henry prize stories
Contributor
Compiler
Writer of introduction
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The O. Henry Prize Stories 2015 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories span the globe - from the glamorous Riviera to an Eastern European shtetl, from a Native American reservation to a tiny village in Thailand. But their characters are universally recognizable and utterly compelling, whether they are ex-pats in Africa, migrant workers crossing the Mexican border, Armenian immigrants on the rough streets of East Hollywood, or pioneers in nineteenth-century Idaho. Accompanying the stories are the editor's introduction, essays from the eminent jurors on their favorite stories, observations from the winning writers on what inspired them, and an extensive resource list of magazines"--
Assigning source
Back cover
Awards note
O. Henry Memorial Award, 2015
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
808.83
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
O23 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Furman, Laura
  • Hadley, Tessa
  • Iskandrian, Kristen
  • Parker, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canadian fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
Label
The O. Henry prize stories, 2015, chosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors Tessa Hadley, Kristen Iskandrian, Michael Parker on the stories they admire most
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "An Anchor Books Original"--Title page verso
  • "The best stories of the year"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • happiest girl in the whole USA
  • Manuel Muñoz
  • A
  • permanent member of the family
  • Russell Banks
  • A
  • ride out of Phrao
  • Dina Nayeri
  • Owl
  • Emily Ruskovich
  • Finding Billy White Feather
  • The
  • upside-down world
  • Becky Hagenston
  • The
  • way things are going
  • Lynn Freed
  • The
  • history of happiness
  • Brenda Peynado
  • The
  • Percival Everett
  • Kingsley Drive Chorus
  • Naira Kuzmich
  • Word of mouth
  • Emma Törzs
  • Cabins
  • Christopher Merkner
  • My grandmother tells me this story
  • Molly Antopol
  • The
  • Golden Rule
  • The
  • Lynne Sharon Schwartz
  • About my aunt
  • Joan Silber
  • Ba Baboon
  • Thomas Pierce
  • Snow blind
  • Elizabeth Strout
  • I, Buffalo
  • Vauhini Vara
  • Birdsong from the radio
  • seals
  • Elizabeth McCracken
  • Reading The O. Henry Prize Stories: the jurors on their favorites
  • Writing The O. Henry Prize Stories: the writers on their work
  • Lydia Davis
  • Kilifi Creek
  • Lionel Shriver
  • The
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxxv, 393 pages
Isbn
9781101872314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904459813
  • (OCoLC)904459813
Label
The O. Henry prize stories, 2015, chosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors Tessa Hadley, Kristen Iskandrian, Michael Parker on the stories they admire most
Publication
Note
  • "An Anchor Books Original"--Title page verso
  • "The best stories of the year"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • happiest girl in the whole USA
  • Manuel Muñoz
  • A
  • permanent member of the family
  • Russell Banks
  • A
  • ride out of Phrao
  • Dina Nayeri
  • Owl
  • Emily Ruskovich
  • Finding Billy White Feather
  • The
  • upside-down world
  • Becky Hagenston
  • The
  • way things are going
  • Lynn Freed
  • The
  • history of happiness
  • Brenda Peynado
  • The
  • Percival Everett
  • Kingsley Drive Chorus
  • Naira Kuzmich
  • Word of mouth
  • Emma Törzs
  • Cabins
  • Christopher Merkner
  • My grandmother tells me this story
  • Molly Antopol
  • The
  • Golden Rule
  • The
  • Lynne Sharon Schwartz
  • About my aunt
  • Joan Silber
  • Ba Baboon
  • Thomas Pierce
  • Snow blind
  • Elizabeth Strout
  • I, Buffalo
  • Vauhini Vara
  • Birdsong from the radio
  • seals
  • Elizabeth McCracken
  • Reading The O. Henry Prize Stories: the jurors on their favorites
  • Writing The O. Henry Prize Stories: the writers on their work
  • Lydia Davis
  • Kilifi Creek
  • Lionel Shriver
  • The
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxxv, 393 pages
Isbn
9781101872314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904459813
  • (OCoLC)904459813

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