The Best American Short Stories 2012

by Tom Perrotta, Heidi Pitlor

The Best American Short Stories is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction. The 2012 edition is guest edited by Tom Perrotta.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547242101
  • ISBN-10: 0547242107
  • Pages: 384
  • Publication Date: 10/02/2012
  • Carton Quantity: 24

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  • About the Book

    The Best American Series®
    First, Best, and Best-Selling

    The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume’s series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected — and most popular — of its kind.

    The Best American Short Stories 2012 includes

    Nathan Englander, Mary Gaitskill, Roxane Gay, Jennifer Haigh,
    Steven Millhauser, Alice Munro, Lawrence Osborne, Eric Puchner,
    George Saunders, Kate Walbert, and others

     

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    "The best short storiees are small only when measured by the number of pages. Editor Tom Perrotta, best known for his novels Election and Little Children assembles a stellar collection of 20 stories that create their own worlds in 20 pages or less."
    -USA TODAY
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