Prize Stories 1990: The O. Henry Awards

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William Abrahams, William Miller Abrahams
Doubleday, 1990 - Fiction - 452 pages
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Representative of the very best of contemporary fiction, these are varied, full-bodied fictional creations brimming with life--proof of the continuing strength and variety of the American short story.

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Prize stories 1991: the O. Henry awards

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Good anthologies often lack variety, and diverse ones often lack quality. But this collection is both meritorious and diverse. The work ranges from plainly written stories brimming with resonant ... Read full review

Prize stories 1988: the O. Henry awards

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This year's O. Henry Awards collection, the 68th, proves that a venerable series can still be fresh. Peter LaSalle's "Dolphin Dreaming'' offers the rare view that men are not saved but damned by ... Read full review

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Peter Matthiessen Lumumba
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Lore Segal The Reverse Bug
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Joyce Carol Oates Heat The Paris Review
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