We've taken some of the world's best stories from dark, musty anthologies and brought them into the light, giving them the individual attention they deserve. Each book in the series has been designed with today's young reader in mind. As the words come to life, students will develop a lasting appreciation for great literature.
The humor of Mark Twain...the suspense of Edgar Allan Poe...the danger of Jack London...the sensitivity of Katherine Mansfield. Creative Short Stories has it all and will prove to be a welcome addition to any library.
About the Author
Only 23 when she wrote her extraordinary debut novel The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers (1917-1967) was an American novelist, essayist, and short story writer. With her distinct Southern-Gothic writing style and a penchant for writing about misfits and loners, McCullers’s contributions to American literature are monumental in scope.
Date of Birth:February 19, 1917
Date of Death:November 29, 1967
Place of Birth:Columbus, Georgia
Place of Death:Nyack, New York
Education:Columbia University and New York University, 1935