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The best American short stories, 2004

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American.,
  • Short stories, Canadian.,
  • American fiction -- 21st century.,
  • Canadian fiction -- 21st century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Lorrie Moore with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by Lorrie Moore.
    SeriesBest American series
    ContributionsMoore, Lorrie., Kenison, Katrina.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 462 p. ;
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23021587M
    ISBN 100618197346, 0618197354

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