The Pen/O. Henry prize stories, 2012

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Anchor Books,
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c2012.
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English
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The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2012 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. These remarkable stories explore the boundaries of the imagination in settings as various as an army training camp in China, the salt mines of Detroit, a divided Balkan town, and the eye of a hurricane. Also included are essays from the eminent jurors on their favorite stories, observations from the winners on what inspired them, and an extensive resource list of magazines.
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subject_facet Short stories, Short stories, American, United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction
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