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Best American Short Stories 1987, the (1987) [Anthology]
by Lee K. Abbott Charles Baxter Madison Smartt Bell Ron Carlson Raymond Carver Mavis Gallant Kent Haruf Ralph Lombreglia Sue Miller Bharati Mukherjee Alice Munro Craig Nova Tim O'Brien Susan Sontag Daniel Stern Elizabeth Tallent Robert Taylor John Updike Joy Williams Tobias Wolff Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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  • Publisher’s Note
  • Introduction by Ann Beattie
  • The Way We Live Now by Susan Sontag
  • The Afterlife by John Updike
  • The Prince by Craig Nova
  • Favor by Elizabeth Tallent
  • Kingdom Come by Mavis Gallant
  • The Lover of Women by Sue Miller
  • The Lie Detector by Madison Smartt Bell
  • Circle of Prayer by Alice Munro
  • Dreams of Distant Lives by Lee K. Abbott
  • Men Under Water by Ralph Lombreglia
  • Boxes by Raymond Carver
  • The Tenant by Bharati Mukherjee
  • The Blue Men by Joy Williams
  • Private Debts/Public Holdings by Kent Haruf
  • How I Found My Brother by Charles Baxter
  • The Other Miller by Tobias Wolff
  • Lady of Spain by Robert Taylor, Jr.
  • The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud: A Story by Daniel Stern
  • Milk by Ron Carlson
  • The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

Original title: The Best American Short Stories 1987
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

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Edition #1: The Best American Short Stories 1987

The Best American Short Stories 1987 (1987)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Ann Beattie
Introduction by: Ann Beattie
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The Best American Short Stories 1987 (October 1987)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Boston, MA
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
ISBN: 9780395413418
Pages: 334

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