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Publisher Description

“The literary ‘Oscars’ features twenty outstanding examples of the best of the best in American short stories.” — Shelf Awareness for Readers

The Best American Short Stories 2014 will be selected by national best-selling author Jennifer Egan, who won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for A Visit from the Goon Squad, heralded by Time magazine as “a new classic of American fiction.” Egan “possesses a satirist’s eye and a romance novelist’s heart” (New York Times Book Review).

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2014
October 7
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
384
Pages
PUBLISHER
HMH Books
SELLER
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
SIZE
2.4
MB

Customer Reviews

Just Once More ,

Most boring book ever.

I saw this book in a bookstore and was hooked by the description, hoping to get a collection of really good, that is "best" stories. I was so disappointed! I soon found my eyes glazing over, then I started skimming while thinking that it would surely soon get better -- but it didn't and I was soon simply skipping through the pages just trying to get to the end, in the hope that the next story would be better.

In all I only completely read two of the stories and the second one wasn't really very good. Don't waste your money on this collection.

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