The Resource The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, [edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan

The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, [edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan

Label
The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Title
The Best American short stories, 1999
Title remainder
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines
Statement of responsibility
[edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 periodicals. 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
Cataloging source
ULC
Dewey number
808.83
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
B4 1999
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tan, Amy
  • Kenison, Katrina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canadian fiction
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Nouvelles américaines
  • Nouvelles canadiennes de langue anglaise
Label
The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, [edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chitra Divakaruni
  • Kansas
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • The tumblers
  • Nathan Englander
  • The piano tuner
  • Tim Gautreaux
  • The uncharted heart
  • Melissa Hardy
  • The 5:22
  • Foreword
  • George Harrar
  • Islands
  • A. Hemon
  • The best girlfriend you never had
  • Pam Houston
  • In the kindergarten
  • Ha Jin
  • Marry the one who gets there first
  • Heidi Julavits
  • Live life king-sized
  • Introduction
  • Hester Kaplan
  • Africans
  • Sheilia Kohler
  • Interpreter of maladies
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Real estate
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Save the reaper
  • Alice Munro
  • The bunchgrass edge of the world
  • Amy Tan
  • Annie Proulx
  • The robbers of Karnataka
  • James Spencer
  • The good shopkeeper
  • Samrat Upadhyay
  • The rest of her life
  • Steve Yarbrough
  • Contributors' notes
  • 100 other distinguished stories of 1998
  • Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
  • The hermit's story
  • Rick Bass
  • The sun, the moon, the stars
  • Junot Díaz
  • Mrs. Dutta writes a letter
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)805923273
Label
The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines, [edited] by Amy Tan with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Amy Tan
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chitra Divakaruni
  • Kansas
  • Stephen Dobyns
  • The tumblers
  • Nathan Englander
  • The piano tuner
  • Tim Gautreaux
  • The uncharted heart
  • Melissa Hardy
  • The 5:22
  • Foreword
  • George Harrar
  • Islands
  • A. Hemon
  • The best girlfriend you never had
  • Pam Houston
  • In the kindergarten
  • Ha Jin
  • Marry the one who gets there first
  • Heidi Julavits
  • Live life king-sized
  • Introduction
  • Hester Kaplan
  • Africans
  • Sheilia Kohler
  • Interpreter of maladies
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Real estate
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Save the reaper
  • Alice Munro
  • The bunchgrass edge of the world
  • Amy Tan
  • Annie Proulx
  • The robbers of Karnataka
  • James Spencer
  • The good shopkeeper
  • Samrat Upadhyay
  • The rest of her life
  • Steve Yarbrough
  • Contributors' notes
  • 100 other distinguished stories of 1998
  • Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories
  • The hermit's story
  • Rick Bass
  • The sun, the moon, the stars
  • Junot Díaz
  • Mrs. Dutta writes a letter
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)805923273

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