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    DescriptionThe Best American Series(R) First, Best, and Best-Selling The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected -- and most popular -- of its kind. "The Best American Short Stories 2012" includesNathan Englander, Mary Gaitskill, Roxane Gay, Jennifer Haigh, Steven Millhauser, Alice Munro, Lawrence Osborne, Eric Puchner, George Saunders, Kate Walbert, and others

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    The Best American Short Stories
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Tom Perrotta, Edited by Heidi Pitlor
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 356
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    ISBN 13: 9780547242101
    ISBN 10: 0547242107

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    BISAC V2.8: FIC003000
    B&T Approval Code: P26300500
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    DC21: 813.010806
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    LC classification: PS659.2 .B475 2012
    Thema V1.0: FB, DNT
    Edition statement
    2012 ed.
    Mariner Books
    Imprint name
    Mariner Books
    Publication date
    02 October 2012
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    Review quote
    "The best short storiees are small only when measured by the number of pages. Editor Tom Perrotta, best known for his novels "Election "and "Little Children "assembles astellar collection of 20 stories that create their own worlds in 20 pages or less."-"USA TODAY"