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ISBN-13: 9781936787630
Publisher: Catapult
Publication date: 03/05/2019
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Larry Dark has been the director of The Story Prize since its inception in 2004. Before that, he served as series editor for six volumes of The O. Henry Prize Stories (1997–2002) and compiled, edited, and introduced four other anthologies: Literary Outtakes, The Literary Ghost, The Literary Lover, and The Literary Traveler.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

Larry Dark, Director, The Story Prize

Edwidge Danticat

“The Book of Miracles”

from The Dew Breaker


Patrick O’Keeffe

“The Postman’s Cottage”

from The Hill Road


Mary Gordon

“My Podiatrist Tells Me a Story About a Boy and a Dog”

from The Stories of Mary Gordon


Jim Shepard

“The Zero Meter Diving Team”

from Like You’d Understand, Anyway


Tobias Wolff

“Bullet in the Brain”

from Our Story Begins


Daniyal Mueenuddin

“Saleema”

from In Other Rooms, Other Wonders


Anthony Doerr

“Memory Wall”

from Memory Wall


Steven Millhauser

“Snowmen”

from We Others


Claire Vaye Watkins

“Ghosts, Cowboys”

from Battleborn


George Saunders

“Tenth of December”

from Tenth of December


Elizabeth McCracken

“Something Amazing”

from Thunderstruck & Other Stories


Adam Johnson

“Nirvana”

from Fortune Smiles


Rick Bass

“How She Remembers It”

from For a Little While: New and Selected Stories


Elizabeth Strout

“The Sign”

from Anything Is Possible


Acknowledgments


About the Authors


About The Story Prize


Winners, Finalists, and Judges of The Story Prize (2004–2018)


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