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Aug 27, 2002
| ISBN 9780385721622
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Aug 27, 2002 | ISBN 9780385721622
A superb collection of inventive, full-bodied stories representing the very best in American and Canadian fictionEstablished early in the last century as a memorial to the great American short story master O. Henry, throughout its history this annual collection has consistently offered a remarkable sampling of contemporary short stories. Each year, stories are chosen from large and small literary magazines, and a panel of distinguished writers is enlisted to make the final selection.
Larry Dark has been the director of the Story Prize, an award focused on short story collections, since its foundation in 2004. He served as series editor of the O. Henry Awards for five years, between 1997 and 2002. He has also edited… More about Larry Dark
“Widely regarded as the nation’s most prestigious awards for short fiction.”–The Atlantic Monthly“Proves that the American short story remains a vigorous and relevant genre in the hands of talented writers.”–The Atlanta Journal—Constitution“There are things here to please everyone’s appetite.”–The Austin Chronicle
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