The Pushcart Book of Short Stories

The Pushcart Book of Short Stories

The Best Short Stories From A Quarter-century of the Pushcart Prize

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
A memorable anthology celebrating the art of the short story features outstanding works from such notable authors as Raymond Carvery, John Irving, Cynthia Ozick, Mona Simpson, Susan Minot, Tim O'Brien, Richard Ford, Ha Jin, Josip Novakovich, Alistair MacLeod, Janet Peery, and others.

Norton Pub
Many of today's celebrated short story authors received their first national recognition in The Pushcart Prize, and over the years, the series has tracked the development of the form, encompassing all its enthusiasms from traditional to experimental in an unsurpassed eclectic gathering. This memorable and enduring volume includes some of the major writers of our time, almost all of them discovered in The Pushcart Prize at the start of their vocations. The list includes Raymond Carver, John Irving, David Kranes, Cynthia Ozick, Janet Peery, Liza Wieland, Susan Minot, Mona Simpson, Tim O'Brien, Richard Ford, Alistair MacLeod, Josip Novakovich, Ha Jin, and many more.

& Taylor

Collects prize-winning American short stories from the post-Watergate era, including works by John Irving, Raymond Carver, and Joyce Carol Oates, as well as such lesser-known authors as Katherine Min and Ken Kalfus.

Publisher: Wainscott, NY : Pushcart Press ; New York : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., c2002
ISBN: 9781888889239
Characteristics: 719 p. : 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Henderson, Bill 1941-
Alternative Title: Pushcart prize


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