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Book Information: A & P

A & P (1961) [Short Story]
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A nineteen year-old grocery store employee faces an important challenge when three teenage girls in bathing suits enter the store, upsetting its routine.

First published in The New Yorker, 22 July 1961.

Original title: A & P
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics
FictionGeneral FictionYouth (rebellion, Angst, Coming Of Age)

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Pigeon Feathers and Other Stories (1962) [Collection]
      Author: John Updike
     Contemporary American Short Stories (1967) [Anthology]
      Authors: Saul Bellow , Katherine Anne Porter , Bernard Malamud , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , John Updike , Peter Taylor , Philip Roth , Donald Barthelme , Ralph Ellison , Flannery O'Connor , Tillie Olsen , Wright Morris , James Baldwin , George P. Elliott , Delmore Schwartz , Stanley Elkin , James Purdy , Jack Ludwig , Mary McCarthy , J.F. Powers , Georgia McKinley , Dorothy Canfield
     Fiction: A Harpercollins Pocket Anthology (1993) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , William Faulkner , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Ernest Hemingway , Shirley Jackson , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Anton Chekhov , John Steinbeck , Alice Walker , Edith Wharton , Willa Cather , Katherine Anne Porter , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , John Updike , Gabriel García Márquez , Louise Erdrich , Chinua Achebe , Margaret Atwood , Ralph Ellison , Doris Lessing , Joyce Carol Oates , Flannery O'Connor , Kate Chopin , Guy de Maupassant , Raymond Carver , Bobbie Ann Mason , Alice Munro , Richard Wright , Denise Chávez

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