Minecraft Adventures B2G1 Free
 
 

Anthologies
Prize Winning Literature


There are 152 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Anthologies - Prize Winning Literature
Page 1 of 8 next

The Best American Essays 2014 (Best American)
The Best American Essays 2014 (Best American)
by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publisher Comments
The University of Iowa is a leading light in the writing world. In addition to the Iowa Writers’ Workshop for poets and fiction writers, it houses the prestigious Nonfiction Writing Program (NWP), which was the first full-time masters-granting... (read more)

Your price: $14.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories)
The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories)
by Jennifer Egan
Publisher Comments
“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... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $10.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Best American Nonrequired Reading #2011: The Best American Nonrequired Reading
Best American Nonrequired Reading #2011: The Best American Nonrequired Reading
by Dave Eggers
Publisher Comments
An eclectic volume introduced by David Sedaris and compiled by Dave Eggers and students of his San Francisco writing center, who dont leave a stone unturned in their search for nonrequired gems. Cover art by art by Maurice Sendak.... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Pushcart Prize XXXVII 2013 (13 Edition)
Pushcart Prize XXXVII 2013 (13 Edition)
by Bill Henderson
Publisher Comments
“Lively, eclectic and surprising.” — Minneapolis Star Tribune Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, author of the enormously popular young adult series A Series of Unfortunate Events, takes over as editor for this... (read more)

List Price $18.95
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Short Stories of the Century
The Best American Short Stories of the Century
by John Updike and Katrina Kenison
Synopsis
Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Essays 2013 (Best American)
The Best American Essays 2013 (Best American)
by Cheryl Strayed and Robert Atwan
Publisher Comments
Selected and introduced by Cheryl Strayed, the New York Times best-selling author of Wild and the writer of the celebrated column “Dear Sugar,” this collection is a treasure trove of fine writing and thought... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Nonrequired Reading (Best American Nonrequired Reading)
The Best American Nonrequired Reading (Best American Nonrequired Reading)
by Dave Eggers
Publisher Comments
This "great volume" highlights the "very best of this year's fiction, nonfiction, alternative comics, screenplys, blogs and more" (OK!). Compiled by Dave Eggers and students from his San Francisco writing center, it is "both uproarious and illuminating"... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Short Stories 2011
The Best American Short Stories 2011
by Geraldine Brooks
Publisher Comments
In her introduction to The Best American Short Stories 2011, Geraldine Brooks draws the comparison between a well-told joke and a good short story. She writes, “Each form relies on suggestion and economy. Characters have to be drawn in a few deft... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Essays 2003
The Best American Essays 2003
by Robert Atwan and Anne Fadiman
About the Author
ROBERT ATWAN has been the series editor of The Best American Essays since its inception in 1986. He has edited numerous literary anthologies and written essays and reviews for periodicals nationwide.... (read more)

List Price $20.95
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Poetry (Best American Poetry)
The Best American Poetry (Best American Poetry)
by David Lehman
Publisher Comments
Edited by the National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes, the foremost annual anthology of contemporary American poetry returns: “A ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune). The first book of... (read more)

List Price $18.99
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014 (Best American)
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014 (Best American)
by Daniel Handler
Publisher Comments
An eclectic volume introduced by David Sedaris and compiled by Dave Eggers and students of his San Francisco writing center, who dont leave a stone unturned in their search for nonrequired gems. Cover art by art by Maurice Sendak.... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $10.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Essays (Best American Essays)
The Best American Essays (Best American Essays)
by David Brooks
Publisher Comments
Here you will find the finest essays “judiciously selected from countless publications” (Chicago Tribune), ranging from The New Yorker and Harpers to Swink and Pinch. In his introduction to this years edition, Adam Gopnik finds that great... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Short Stories 2008 (Best American Short Stories)
The Best American Short Stories 2008 (Best American Short Stories)
by Salman Rushdie
Publisher Comments
The Best American Series® First, Best, and Best-Selling The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the countrys finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volumes series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Essays (Best American Essays)
The Best American Essays (Best American Essays)
by Chistopher Hitchens
Publisher Comments
“A creature from an alternative universe . . . wanting to understand what is on the American mind should rush to the nearest bookstore and buy a copy of this distinguished anthology . . . Exhilarating.” — Publishers Weekly The Best... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Pushcart Prize XXXVI 2012 (12 Edition)
Pushcart Prize XXXVI 2012 (12 Edition)
by Bill Henderson
Publisher Comments
Dave Eggers and his students at the 826 Valencia and 826 Michigan writing labs compile fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and comics, as well as category-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection.... (read more)

List Price $18.95
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Best European Fiction (Best European Fiction)
Best European Fiction (Best European Fiction)
by Aleksandar Hemon
Publisher Comments
“As our vision becomes more global, our storytelling is stretching in many ways. Stories increasingly change point of view, switch location, and sometimes pack as much material as a short novel might,” writes guest editor Elizabeth Strout... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Pushcart Prize XXX: Best of the Small Presses, 2006 Edition (Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses)
The Pushcart Prize XXX: Best of the Small Presses, 2006 Edition (Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses)
by Bill Henderson
Synopsis
"[Henderson] has made it his mission over the last thirty-odd years to defy the dumbing down of literature and the culture at large."... (read more)

List Price $16.25
Your price: $1.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards (Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards)
Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards (Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards)
by Larry Dark
Excerpt
A Nurse's Story Peter Baida From The Gettysburg Review THE PAIN in Mary McDonald's bones is not the old pain that she knows well, but a new pain. Sitting in her room in the Booth-Tiessler Geriatric Center, on the third floor, in the bulky chair by the... (read more)

List Price $23.00
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories) 2006
The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories) 2006
by Ann Patchett
About the Author
ANN PATCHETT is the author of six novels, including Bel Canto, winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize. She has written for the Atlantic, Gourmet, the New York Times Magazine, Vogue, the Washington Post, and others.... (read more)

List Price $22.95
Your price: $4.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Caine Prize for African Writing 2012 (Caine Prize: Annual Prize for African Writing)
The Caine Prize for African Writing 2012 (Caine Prize: Annual Prize for African Writing)
by The Caine Prize For African Writing
Publisher Comments
The Caine Prize for African Writing is Africa's leading literary prize. For over ten years it has supported and promoted contemporary African writing. Keeping true to its motto "Africa will always bring something new," the prize has helped launch the... (read more)

Your price: $16.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 ... 8 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 152 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Anthologies
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.