Category: Short Stories (single author)


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You Are Not a Stranger Here

By: Adam Haslett

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, 2002-08-06

Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Perennial, 1998-10-01

In this darkly comic short story collection, Sherman Alexie, a Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian, brilliantly weaves memory, fantasy, and stark realism to paint a complex, grimly ironic portrait of life in and around the Spokane Indian Reservation. These twenty-two interlinked tales are narrated by characters raised on humiliation and government-issue cheese, and yet are filled with passion and affection, myth and dream. There is Victor, who as a nine-year-old crawled between... View more info

The Justice

By: Angela Elwell Hunt

Price: $4.49

Publisher: Thomas Nelson, 2002-02-15

Softcover in Good condition. Pages are clean. Binding is tight but shows signs of reading wear. View more info

To Cut a Long Story Short

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $8.21

Publisher: Harper, 2000-11-21

First printing. Brand new book from our store shelves. Ships same or next day. View more info

The Angel on the Roof: The Stories of Russell Banks

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harper, 2000-05-30

Edition: First Edition

First Edition Hard Cover in Like New condition. Pages are clean. Binding is tight. Jacket in Like New condition. Ships same or next day. View more info

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Ship Fever: Stories

By: Barrett, Andrea

Price: $3.79

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, 1996-11-17

The elegant short fictions gathered hereabout the love of science and the science of love are often set against the backdrop of the nineteenth century. Interweaving historical and fictional characters, they encompass both past and present as they negotiate the complex territory of ambition, failure, achievement, and shattered dreams. In "Ship Fever," the title novella, a young Canadian doctor finds himself at the center of one of history's most tragic epidemics. In "The ... View more info

Guess Again: Short Stories

By: Bernard Cooper

Price: $9.74

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 2000-11-09

Hardcover with dust jacket in very good minus condition. Slight surface and edge wear. Pages clean and binding tight. View more info

This Year It Will Be Different

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Delacorte Press, 1996-11-01

Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

Tails of Love: Ark of Love/Walk, Don't Run/Dog Park/The Neighbor's Fence (Inspirational Romance Collection)

By: Bliss, Lauralee; Griffin, Pamela; Leonhardt Koehly, Dina; Sattler, Gail

Price: $7.79

Publisher: Barbour Publishing, Incorporated, 2001-03-01

Brand new in shrink wrap. Ships same or next day. View more info

After the Plague: AND OTHER STORIES

By: Boyle, T.C.

Price: $4.49

Publisher: Viking Adult, 2001-09-10

Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

A Salty Piece of Land

By: Buffett, Jimmy

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, 2004-11-30

Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Penguin Books, 1993-06-01

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The Palace Thief: Stories

By: Canin, Ethan

Price: $3.38

Publisher: Picador, 2002-11-01

Edition: 2

Academy Award winner Kevin Kline stars in the adaptation of the title story in this collection in a Universal Pictures release directed by Michael Hoffman (Restoration) "The Palace Thief" is the story of a dedicated and inspiring classics professor at an elite prep school where an encounter with a student, the son of a powerful senator, inexorably alters his life. Forty-one years later at a reunion of his students, he is faced with the fear that he may have failed th... View more info

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Master of Five Excellences

By: Cheng Man Ch'ing  ; Translator-Mark Hennessy

Price: $6.22

Publisher: Frog Books, 1996-01-04

Paperback in good condition. Light surface and edge wear. Writing on first page. Binding tight. View more info

Gates of Eden

By: Coen, Ethan

Price: $4.74

Publisher: Delta, 1999-11-09

A middle-aged man beheads his wife, then calmly explains how she drove him to it . . . A fat little mafioso is going to war--in the clean, well-mannered streets of Minneapolis . . . A Jewish boy watches with wonder the rise and fall of a Hebrew school rebel--and sees the sadness at the heart of his own family. . . . Welcome to the world of Ethan Coen, one half of the filmmaking team that has unleashed a visionary, brutal, and uproarious portrait of America in such screen... View more info