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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2013 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories take place in such far-flung locales as a gorgeous sailboat in Hong Kong, a Cuban sugar plantation, the Kenai River in Alaska, a mansion in New Delhi, a ship torpedoed by a German U-boat, and the ghost-haunted rubble of a Turkish girls’ school. Also included are the editor’s introduction, essays from the jurors (Lauren Groff, Edith Pearlman, and Jim Shepard) on their favorite stories, observations from the winners on what inspired them, and an extensive resource list of magazines.“Widely regarded as the nation’s most prestigious awards for short fiction.” —The Atlantic Monthly

About the Author

Laura Furman, series editor of The O. Henry Prize Stories since 2003, is the winner of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts for her fiction. The author of seven books, including her recent story collection The Mother Who Stayed, she taught writing for many years at the University of Texas at Austin. She lives in Central Texas.

Table of Contents

Your Duck Is My Duck, by DEBORAH EISENBERG

Sugarcane, by DEREK PALACIO

The Summer People, by KELLY LINK

Leaving Maverley, by ALICE MUNRO

White Carnations, by POLLY ROSENWAIKE

Sail, by TASH AW

Anecdotes, by ANN BEATTIE

Lay My Head, by L. ANNETTE BINDER

He Knew, by DONALD ANTRIM

The Visitor, by ASAKO SERIZAWA

Where Do You Go? by SAMAR FARAH FITZGERALD

Aphrodisiac, by RUTH PRAWER JHABVALA

Two Opinions, by JOAN SILBER

They Find the Drowned, by MELINDA MOUSTAKIS

The Mexican, by GEORGE MCCORMICK

Tiger, by NALINI JONES

Pérou, by LILY TUCK

Sinkhole, by JAMIE QUATRO

The History of Girls, by AYŞE PAPATYA BUCAK

The Particles, by ANDREA BARRETT

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345803252
Author:
Furman, Laura
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20130931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
7.94 x 5.21 x 1.12 in 0.84 lb

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