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Small odysseys : Selected Shorts presents 35 new stories  Cover Image Book Book

Small odysseys : Selected Shorts presents 35 new stories / edited by Hannah Tinti ; foreword by Neil Gaiman.

Tinti, Hannah, (editor.). Gaiman, Neil, (writer of foreword.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643751993
  • ISBN: 1643751999
  • Physical Description: xx, 311 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2022.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Departures. The king of bread / Luis Alberto Urrea -- Goodbye to the road not taken / A.M. Homes -- The double life of the cockroach's wife / Helen Phillips -- Cane and roses: a manifesto / Edwidge Danticat -- Persephone rides at the end of days / Carmen Maria Machado -- Unicorn me / Elizabeth Crane -- Lessons with father / Jai Chakrabarti -- iPhone SE / Weike Wang -- The hole / Patrick Cottrell -- Noseless / Namwali Serpell -- Infidelity / Jac Jemc -- Death by printer / Mira Jacob. Journeys. Options / Lesley Nneka Arimah / Sleepless / Michael Cunningham -- A survey of recent American happenings told through six commercials for the Tennyson ClearJet Premium Touchless Bidet / Omar El Akkad -- Un-selfie / Aimee Bender -- Home / Elizabeth Strout -- Love interest / Jess Walter -- Escape pod W41 / J. Robert Lennon -- Conquistadors, on Fairchild / Jacob Guajardo -- The project / Susan Perabo -- Period piece / Maile Meloy -- Books you read / Joe Meno -- A woman driving alone / Marie-Helene Bertino. New worlds. Dandelions / Ben Loory -- All that's gone is all that's left / Patrick Dacey -- Scaffolding man / Jenny Allen -- A brief note on the translation of Winter Women, written by the Collective Dead, translated / Rivers Solomon -- Nightlife / Lisa Ko -- Cerati after Cerati / Juan Martinez -- The prom terrorists / Rabih Alameddine -- Bedtime story / Victor LaValle -- Such small islands / Lauren Groff -- Almost everything / Etfar Keret -- Where the candles are kept / Dave Eggers.
Summary, etc.:
"A collection of never-before-published short stories by many of our most preeminent authors as well as up-and-coming superstars. Published in partnership with the beloved literary radio program and live show Selected Shorts."
Genre: Short stories.

Available copies

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

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