The best American short stories 2016
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Contributors:
Díaz, Junot, 1968- editor.
Pitlor, Heidi, editor.
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977- contributor.
Ali, Mohammed Naseehu, 1971- contributor.
Anam, Tahmima, 1975- contributor.
Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xx, 311 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Essex Adult Fiction
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Description
"The literary 'Oscars' features twenty outstanding examples of the best of the best in American short stories." -- Shelf Awareness for Readers The Best American Short Stories 2016 will be selected by Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Díaz. He brings "one of the most distinctive and magnetic voices in contemporary fiction: limber, streetwise, caffeinated and wonderfully eclectic" (Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times ) to the collection.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780544582750, 0544582756, 9780544582897, 0544582896

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From a Nigerian boy's friendship with his family's former houseboy to a sweatshop girl's experience as a sister wife, from love and murder on the frontier to a meltdown in academe, these stories have the economy and power to "break hearts bones vanities and cages."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Díaz, J., Pitlor, H., Adichie, C. N., Ali, M. N., Anam, T., Barrett, A., Bynum, S. S., Chiang, T., Erdrich, L., Ferreras, Y., Groff, L., Hadero, M., Henderson, S., Ko, L., Marcus, B., Millner, C., O'Malley, D., Russell, K., Sakata, Y., Solwitz, S., Tobar, H., & Wideman, J. E. (2016). The best American short stories 2016. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Junot Díaz et al.. 2016. The Best American Short Stories 2016. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Junot Díaz et al., The Best American Short Stories 2016. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Díaz, Junot, et al. The Best American Short Stories 2016. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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