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New Stories from the South 1994

The Year"s Best (New Stories from the South)

by Shannon Ravenel

  • 169 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Algonquin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • American Short Story Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Fiction,
  • Southern States,
  • Short stories,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • American fiction,
  • 20th century,
  • Short stories, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8664144M
    ISBN 101565120884
    ISBN 109781565120884
    OCLC/WorldCa31493331

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Series: New Stories from the South; Paperback: pages; Publisher: Algonquin Books; First Edition edition (Janu ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 6 x 1 x 9 inches Shipping Weight: pounds; Customer Reviews: Be the first to Format: Paperback.

(New Stories from the South) Sixteen stories by Frederick Barthelme, Richard Bausch, Ethan Canin, Kathleen Cushman, Tony Earley, Pamela Erbe, Barry Hannah, Nanci Kincaid, Nancy Krusoe, Robert Morgan, Reynolds Price, Leon Rooke, John Sayles, George Singleton, Melanie Sumner, and Robert Love Taylor/5.

New Stories from the South The Year's Best Shannon Ravenel, Author, Shannon Ravenel, Editor Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill $ (p) ISBN. Series: New Stories from the South (Book 96) Paperback: pages; Publisher: Algonquin Books (January 9, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 6 x x 9 inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 2 customer ratings/5(2).

New Stories from the South has collected the work of many prominent modern American writers, including Steve Almond, Russell Banks, John Barth, Madison Smartt Bell, Wendell Berry, Roy Blount Jr., Larry Brown, James Lee Burke, Robert Olen Butler, Andre Dubus, William Faulkner (a newly discovered story), Barry Hannah, Nanci Kincaid, Aaron Gwyn, Barbara Kingsolver, Bobbie Ann Mason, Reynolds Price.

New Stories from the South: The Year's Best, tours the contemporary South better than any freight train, jet plane, or VW Bug. As Ellen Douglas muses in her preface to this year's collection, each story here helps us "feel and understand the significance of the buzzing blooming dying chaos of our experience."/5(35).

(New Stories from the South) Seventeen stories by Alison Baker, Larry Brown, Mary Ward Brown, James Lee Burke, Robert Olen Butler, Nanci Kincaid, Patricia Lear, Dan Leone, Reginald McKnight, Karen Minton, Elizabeth Seydel Morgan, Robert Morgan, Susan Perabo, Padgett Powell, Lee Smith, Peter Taylor, Abraham Verghese/5.

New Stories from the South The Year's Best Paperback – January 9, by Shannon Ravenel (Editor), Tony Earley (Preface)/5(2). Shannon Ravenel has edited New Stories from the South since Formerly editorial director of Algonquin Books, she now directs her Algonquin imprint, Shannon Ravenel Books.

She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Read more. Product details. Series: New Stories from the South (Book 98)Author: Shannon Ravenel. (New Stories from the South) It was an anthology that began simply enough: as a way to gather together the best kinds of writing going on in the South.

It was also a way, back then, for editor Shannon Ravenel to keep tabs on who was writing what.4/5. The New Stories from the South book series by multiple authors includes books New Stories from the South The Year's Best, New Stories from the South The Year's Best, New Stories from the South The Year's Best, and several more.

New Stories from the South book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This year, acclaimed short-story writer ZZ Packer choose /5.

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Over the past two decades, New Stories from the South has been identified as “one of the most significant and eagerly anticipated annual collections of American short stories” (Booklist).The quality of the selections and the skill of its editor have been lauded: “Excitingly original stories from new and recently emergent writers make this now-venerable annual a must for readers who mean Reviews: 5.

Charlotte Holmes is a writer, a poet, and a teacher of creative writing. Her first book, Gifts and Other Stories, was published in Forthcoming from BkMk Press inher new collection of stories, The Grass Labyrinth, has been hailed as "a contemporary classic." Charlotte received her MFA in poetry writing from Columbia University, and her BA in English from Louisiana State University.

This volume marks the 10th year of New Stories from the South and includes stories that reflect the edgy storytelling and vibrant slices of life that make Southern fiction distinctive and The volume has a distinctive Louisiana flavor this year, with five of the 17 stories.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Get this from a library. New stories from the South: the year's best, [Shannon Ravenel;] -- This sixth annual anthology includes 16 Southern storytellers such as Peter Taylor, Reynolds Price, Jill McCorkle, and Bobbie Ann Mason.

The stories first appeared last year in such magazines as. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The Bubba stories / Lee Smith --Lilacs / Abraham Verghese --A new life / Mary Ward Brown --A sturdy pair of shoes that fit good / Nanci Kincaid --Death crown / Robert Morgan --Clearwater and Latissimus / Alison Baker --The winnowing of Mrs.

Schuping / Padgett Powell --Texas City, /. Get this from a library. New stories from the South: the year's best, [Shannon Ravenel;] -- Contains 19 short stories by a variety of authors, including Lee. Best of the South: From the Second Decade of New Stories from the South. Algonquin Books. ISBN CS1 maint: uses editors parameter ; Stories and essays "The Old King".

Blackbird. Virginia Commonwealth University. Spring References. Admittedly, Best New Stories from the South is my favorite yearly anthology. It presents the most consistent quality of stories each year.

This is the best that I have read. Each story is powerful and distinct from the others. To me, the mark of a good short story is when you must put down the book after finishing it and think.5/5(1). New World Library.

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Over the past twenty-five years, New Stories from the South has published the work of now well-known writers, including James Lee Burke, Andre Dubus, Barbara Kingsolver, John Sayles, Joshua Ferris, and Abraham Verghese and nurtured the talents of many others, including Larry Brown, Jill McCorkle, Brock Clarke, Lee Smith, and Daniel Wallace.

This twenty-fifth volume reachs out beyond the South /5(7). The book was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, a New York Times Notable Book, and personally selected by John Updike for the Today Show Book Club.

Her stories have also appeared in Best American Short Stories and and she edited New Stories from the South Born: Zuwena Packer, Janu (age 46). Books. Dufresne's first novel, Louisiana Power and Light () was named a New York Times notable books of the year, as was his second novel, Love Warps the Mind a Little ().

Dufresne's third novel, Deep in the Shade of Paradise () was a Book Sense Top Ten of the Year selection. It contains some of the same characters as Louisiana Power and Light, although in an interview with writer. Publishes regional books of national interest under the imprints of NewSouth Books, Junebug Books, and Court Street Press.

Special interest in non-fiction, literary fiction, poetry, folklore, and folk art titles exploring the history and culture of the South. Children's chapter books, including African American and Native American subjects. Buy a cheap copy of New Stories from the South: The Year's book by Edward P.

Jones. This year, acclaimed short-story writer ZZ Packer chooses twenty distinctive stories representing the great number of voices and narratives coming out of the South.

Free shipping over $/5(2). Poetry Editor LUKE JOHNSON is the author of After the Ark (New York Quarterly Books, ). His poems have appeared in The Greensboro Review, New England Review, The Southern Review, The Threepenny Review, and work has been featured on Poetry Daily and Verse Daily, and has twice appeared in the Best New Poets anthology.

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Since its founding inthe journal has published an eclectic variety of work by established and emerging writers, including: Walker Percy, Pablo Neruda.The stories in the seventeenth volume of New Stories from the South begin with the land or the water or the weather, but it's their depth and richness that take us somewhere altogether new-the South, seen from a wholly new perspective, as if for the first time."It's a love story about two deeply religious people, a white man and a black woman falling in love despite their backgrounds and religious families while in the south." — caireec