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New Stories from the South: The Year's Best, 1996 (New Stories from the South)

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Publisher Comments:

New Stories from the South has become the annual anthology to watch. Stories in the eleventh volume continue the tradition of excellence establishedin the ten previous editions, presenting the work of exciting newcomers alongside that of the established masters. This volume, in fact, includes a new story by the colossus of Southern literature — William Faulkner.

Also featured are contributors' notes on the genesis of their stories as well as an updated list of magazines consulted by the editor with editorial addresses.

Synopsis:

Now in its 11th year, this book has become the annual anthology to watch. The stories featured here continue the tradition of excellence, presenting the work of exciting newcomers alongside that of the established masters. This year's volume includes a new story by the colossus of Southern literature--William Faulkner.

Synopsis:

Along with a new story by William Faulkner, the authors of the 1996 edition include Robert Olen Butler, Moira Crone, Janice Daugharty, J. D. Dolan, Ellen Douglas, Kathy Flann, Tim Gautreaux, David Gilbert, Marica Guthridge, Jill McCorkle, Robert Morgan, Tom Paine, Susan Perabo, Annette Sanford, and Lee Smith.

About the Author

Shannon Ravenel has edited New Stories from the South since 1986. Formerly editorial director of Algonquin Books, she now directs her Algonquin imprint, Shannon Ravenel Books. She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781565121553
Editor:
Ravenel, Shannon
With:
Paine, Tom
With:
Faulkner, William
With:
Paine, Tom
Editor:
Ravenel, Shannon
Author:
Ravenel, Shannon
With:
Faulkner, William
Publisher:
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Location:
Chapel Hill, N.C. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Collections and anthologies
Subject:
Southern States Fiction.
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
New Stories from the South
Series Volume:
96
Publication Date:
19960131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
284
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.76 in 0.88 lb

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Product details 284 pages Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - English 9781565121553 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Now in its 11th year, this book has become the annual anthology to watch. The stories featured here continue the tradition of excellence, presenting the work of exciting newcomers alongside that of the established masters. This year's volume includes a new story by the colossus of Southern literature--William Faulkner.
"Synopsis" by ,
Along with a new story by William Faulkner, the authors of the 1996 edition include Robert Olen Butler, Moira Crone, Janice Daugharty, J. D. Dolan, Ellen Douglas, Kathy Flann, Tim Gautreaux, David Gilbert, Marica Guthridge, Jill McCorkle, Robert Morgan, Tom Paine, Susan Perabo, Annette Sanford, and Lee Smith.
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