The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
  1. $18.19 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Anthologies- Prize Winning Literature

Best New American Voices (Best New American Voices)

by

Best New American Voices (Best New American Voices) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Praise for the Best New American Voices Series:

"A wonderful assortment of the coming attractions."--Chicago Tribune

"A heads-up for readers interested in emerging talent." — Hartford Courant
 
The bestselling novelist and memoirist Dani Shapiro brings her expertise to this years volume of Best New American Voices. In the series tenth installment, Shapiro gathers the best fiction from hundreds of nominations submitted by writing programs such as the Iowa Writers Workshop and Johns Hopkins masters program, as well as summer conferences such as Sewanee and Bread Loaf. Joshua Ferris, Julie Orringer, William Gay, Lauren Groff, Maile Meloy, and Nam Le are just some of the acclaimed authors whose early work has appeared in this series since its launch in 2000. Discover for yourself the dazzling variety of great fiction being produced in the top writers' workshops.  

Dani Shapiro is the author of six books, including the novels Black & White and Family History, and the bestselling memoir Slow Motion. Her stories and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Ploughshares, One Story, and have been widely anthologized. She is Director of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. She lives in Connecticut.

John Kulka is executive editor-at-large at Harvard University Press and lives in Connecticut.

Natalie Danford is a freelance writer and book critic whose work has appeared in People, Salon, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Sun-Times, and many other publications. She is the author of a novel, Inheritance, and lives in New York City.

 

Synopsis:

Bestselling novelist and memoirist Dani Shapiro brings her expertise to this years volume of Best New American Voices. Now in its eleventh year, this series gathers the best fiction from hundreds of nominations submitted by writing programs such as the Iowa Writers Workshop and Johns Hopkins, and from summer conferences such as Sewanee and Bread Loaf. Joshua Ferris, Julie Orringer, Adam Johnson, William Gay, Lauren Groff, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Maile Meloy, Amanda Davis, and Nam Le are just some of the acclaimed authors whose early work has appeared in this series since its launch in 2000. Discover for yourself the dazzling variety of great fiction being produced in the top writers' workships--with a complete list of contact information included--and find the best new American voices here first.

About the Author

John Kulka is executive editor-at-large at Harvard University Press and lives in Connecticut.
Natalie Danford is a freelance writer and book critic whose work has appeared in People, Salon, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Sun-Times, and many other publications. She is the author of a novel, Inheritance, and lives in New York City.
Dani Shapiro is the author of six books, including the novels Black & White and Family History, and the bestselling memoir Slow Motion. Her stories and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Ploughshares, One Story, and have been widely anthologized. She is Director of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. She lives in Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780156034258
Author:
Shapiro, Dani
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Editor:
Danford, Natalie
Editor:
Kulka, John
Author:
Kulka, John
Author:
Danford, Natalie
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Best New American Voices
Publication Date:
20091031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8 x 5.31 in 0.74 lb

Other books you might like

  1. The Chronicles of Narnia (7-Volume Set)
    Used Mass Market $16.95

Related Subjects


Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » Annuals
Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » General
Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » Prize Winning Literature
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » Sale Books

Best New American Voices (Best New American Voices) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.50 In Stock
Product details 368 pages Mariner Books - English 9780156034258 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Bestselling novelist and memoirist Dani Shapiro brings her expertise to this years volume of Best New American Voices. Now in its eleventh year, this series gathers the best fiction from hundreds of nominations submitted by writing programs such as the Iowa Writers Workshop and Johns Hopkins, and from summer conferences such as Sewanee and Bread Loaf. Joshua Ferris, Julie Orringer, Adam Johnson, William Gay, Lauren Groff, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Maile Meloy, Amanda Davis, and Nam Le are just some of the acclaimed authors whose early work has appeared in this series since its launch in 2000. Discover for yourself the dazzling variety of great fiction being produced in the top writers' workships--with a complete list of contact information included--and find the best new American voices here first.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.