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Short Stories by Andrea Lee, Thom Jones, John Updike, Mary Gordon, Joanna Scott, Diane Johnson, Antonya Nelson, Harlan Ellison, and Alice Munro.

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Playing with dynamite / John Updike — The Girl on the plane / Mary Gaitskill — A Real life / Alice Munro — Silent passengers / Larry Woiwode — Queen Wintergreen / Alice Fulton — The Man who rowed Christopher Columbus ashore / Harlan Ellison — Poltergeists / Jane Shapiro — Red moccasins / Susan Power — I want to live! / Thom Jones — Charlotte / Tony Early — What the thunder said / Janet Peery — Naked ladies / Antonya Nelson — Man, woman and boy / Stephen Dixon — Winter barley / Andrea Lee — Concerning mold upon the skin, etc. / Joanna Scott — Pray without ceasing / Wendell Berry — Gold / Kim Edwards — Great Barrier Reef / Diane Johnson — Terrific mother / Lorrie Moore — The Important houses / Mary Gordon.

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Erdrich, Louise
Houghton Mifflin
Boston :
Short stories, American
American fiction
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xix, 395 p.

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