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The Best Creative Nonfiction, Volume 1
The Best Creative Nonfiction, Volume 1
by Lee Gutkind
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Anyone still asking, 'What is creative nonfiction?' will find the answer in this collection of artfully crafted, true stories. Selected by Lee Gutkind, the 'godfather behind creative nonfiction,' and the staff of Creative Nonfiction, these stories... (read more)

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Next American Essay (03 Edition)
Next American Essay (03 Edition)
by John Dagata
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In this singular collection, John D'Agata takes a literary tour of lyric essays written by the masters of the craft. Beginning with 1975 and John McPhee's ingenious piece, "The Search for Marvin Gardens," D'Agata selects an example of creative nonfiction... (read more)

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The Best of McSweeney's
The Best of McSweeney's
by Dave Eggers
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Anyone with even a passing interest in contemporary fiction should own this book. Featuring short stories from greats like George Saunders, Lydia Davis, David Foster Wallace, and Zadie Smith — along with other goodies from the renowned journal... (read more)

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The Paris Review Book
The Paris Review Book
by Paris Review
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For a half-century, The Paris Review has published writing and interviews from the world's most brilliant authors. To commemorate the anniversary, a breathtakingly diverse and illuminating anthology has been assembled. The greatest writers here write and... (read more)

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Best American Short Stories 2013 (13 Edition)
Best American Short Stories 2013 (13 Edition)
by Elizabeth Strout
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“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)

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The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Shorter Seventh Edition, Volume 2: 1865 to the Present
The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Shorter Seventh Edition, Volume 2: 1865 to the Present
by Nina Baym
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Under Nina Baym's direction, the editors have considered afresh each selection and the entire apparatus to make the Shorter Edition an even better teaching tool for the one-semester and brief two-semester courses.... (read more)

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Love Letters (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
Love Letters (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
by Peter Washington
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The Vintage Book of Modern Indian Literature
The Vintage Book of Modern Indian Literature
by Amit Chaudhuri
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“A very lucid and engaging selection that, for the first time, sets the quite extraordinary phenomenon of Indian writing . . . in clear context.” —The... (read more)

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The Portable Beat Reader
The Portable Beat Reader
by Ann Charters
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Through poetry, fiction, essays, song lyrics, letters, and memoirs, this authoritative single-volume collection of Beat literature captures the triumphant energy of a movement that swept through American letters with hurricane force. Featuring: Jack... (read more)

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Library of America #217: Harlem Renaissance: Five Novels of the 1920s
Library of America #217: Harlem Renaissance: Five Novels of the 1920s
by Rafia Zafar
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HARLEM RENAISSANCE: Five Novels of the 1920s leads off with Jean Toomer's Cane (1923), a unique fusion of fiction, poetry, and drama rooted in Toomer's experiences as a teacher in Georgia. Toomer's masterpiece was followed within a few years by a cluster... (read more)

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The Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition
The Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition
by Thomas Cooley
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'As a rhetorically arranged collection of short essays for composition, our Samplerechoes the cloth samplers once done in colonial America, presenting the basic patterns of writing for students to practice just as schoolchildren once practiced their... (read more)

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Braided Lives Anthology
Braided Lives Anthology
by Deborah Appleman
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This anthology brings together vivid stories and poems of Native American, Hispanic American, African American, and Asian American writers.... (read more)

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The Norton Anthology of American Literature
The Norton Anthology of American Literature
by Nina Baym
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The Eighth Edition features a diverse and balanced variety of works and thorough but judicious editorial apparatus throughout. The new edition also includes more complete works, much-requested new authors, 170 in-text images, new and re-thought... (read more)

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Stories from Blue Latitudes: Caribbean Women Writers at Home and Abroad
Stories from Blue Latitudes: Caribbean Women Writers at Home and Abroad
by Elizabeth Nunez
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Stories from Blue Latitudes gathers the major and emerging women fiction writers from the Caribbean, including Dionne Brand, Michelle Cliff, Merle Collins, Edwidge Danticat, Jamaica Kincaid, Paule Marshall, and Pauline Melville. Similar themes grace... (read more)

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The Norton Anthology of American Literature
The Norton Anthology of American Literature
by Nina Baym
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The Eighth Edition features a diverse and balanced variety of works and thorough but judicious editorial apparatus throughout. The new edition also includes more complete works, much-requested new authors, 170 in-text images, new and re-thought... (read more)

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From the Fishouse: an Anthology of Poems That Sing, Rhyme, Resound, Syncopate, Alliterate, and Just Plain Sound Great - With CD (09 Edition)
From the Fishouse: an Anthology of Poems That Sing, Rhyme, Resound, Syncopate, Alliterate, and Just Plain Sound Great - With CD (09 Edition)
by Camille T. Dungy
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From the Fishouse (fishousepoems.org) is a leading on-line audio archive of contemporary poetry that focuses on emerging poets who pay particular attention to the sounds and rhythms of their work. This winning anthology of 175+ poems from the site is a... (read more)

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Best American Essays 1998
Best American Essays 1998
by Cynthia Ozick
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The Best American Essays 1998 features a captivating mix of people and prose, as guest editor Cynthia Ozick shapes a volume around the intricacies of human memory. The reflections and recollections of Saul Bellow, John Updike, Jamaica Kincaid, John... (read more)

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Sudden Fiction -American Short-Short Stories
Sudden Fiction -American Short-Short Stories
by Robert Shapard
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5 1/2 X 8 1/2 In, 280 Pp, Appendix Here Are 70 of The Very Best Short-Short Stories of Recent Years Including Contributions From Such Contemporary Writers As Raymond Carver, Leonard Michaels and John Updike; A Few Modern Masters As Hemingway and Cheever;... (read more)

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Bearing Life: Women's Writings on Childlessness
Bearing Life: Women's Writings on Childlessness
by Rochelle Ratner
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A wall of silence surrounds the experience of women who are childless, whether by choice or by circumstance. Bearing Life is the first anthology to marshal the power of literature to break this silence. Now available in paperback, Bearing Life "widens... (read more)

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The Oxford Book of American Short Stories
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories
by Joyce Carol Oates
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"How ironic," Joyce Carol Oates writes in her introduction to this marvelous collection, "that in our age of rapid mass-production and the easy proliferation of consumer products, the richness and diversity of the American literary imagination should be... (read more)

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