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New Stories from the South 2004

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

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Published by Algonquin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Literary

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsShannon Ravenel (Editor), Tim Gautreaux (Preface)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8664231M
    ISBN 101565124324
    ISBN 109781565124325
    OCLC/WorldCa55692689

    Download or stream New Stories From the South The Year's Best, by Shannon Ravenel. Get 50% off this audiobook at the AudiobooksNow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or : Recorded Books, Inc. 1. The Cassini-Huygens orbiter and probe entered Saturn’s orbit and took the first close photos of Saturn’s rings during July, 2. The space craft was launched in October of and made a seven year journey over billion miles. 3.

    The stories in the eighteenth volume of NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH carry on that tradition. Among the eighteen writers making their mark in this year's volume are Michael Knight, Donald Hays, John Dufresne, ZZ Packer, and Chris Offutt. This year's preface is by the preeminent Southern humorist and NPR regular Roy Blount, Jr.   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 Pages:

    His work has been anthologized in such books as New Stories From the South: The Year's Best, and Best Food Writing: He has also written the introductions to Missing Mountains, a study of mountaintop removal; From Walton's Mountain to Tomorrow, a biography of Earl Hamner, Jr., and Gregory of Nyssa's Life of Moses, a new edition by Genre: Southern literature.   "For 20 years, the spectacular Shannon Ravenel edited New Stories from the South, an annual collection of the best regional ing writers who favor risk-taking ('broadjumps into the great unknown'), Ravenel's successor, novelist Allan Gurganus (no mean risk-taker himself), presents stories as offbeat as Cary Holladay's chilling anatomy of racism, 'The Burning,' and Keith Lee Morris Author: Z Z Packer.


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Book Review: New Stories from the South ( -- The Year's Best) In the introduction to this collection of short stories, novelist Allan Gurganus (The Oldest Confederate Widow Tells All, Homeboy-On the Flood, and The Practical Heart) makes clear his admiration for the young writers, and for the region of the country that produced them, in spite of the disrespect often shown the region and /5(6).

The stories in the nineteenth volume of New Stories from the South continue to spotlight the jewels of the South, both discovered and on the verge, featuring Edward P. Jones, George Singleton, Chris Offutt, Annette Sanford, Rick Bass, Silas House, Starkey Flythe, Michael Knight, and more. Each story is followed by the author's note about its : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill PO BoxChapel Hill, NC $ Enthusiastically recommended reading, New Stories From The South: is knowledgeably compiled and expertly edited by Shannon Ravenel and a compilation of the year's eighteen best short stories.

Get this from a library. New stories from the South: the year's best, [Shannon Ravenel; Tim Gautreaux;] -- The 19th installment of this annual showcase of Southern short fiction presents a mix of lesser- and better-known authors.

NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH: The Year's Best Shannon Ravenel, Editor, Tim Gautreaux, Preface by, preface by Tim Gautreaux. Algonquin $ (p) ISBN New Stories from the South: The Year's Best, Paperback – Aug by ZZ Packer (Author), Edward P.

Jones (Editor), Allan Gurganus (Editor), Kathy Pories (Series Editor) & 1 more/5(3). When Anne Tyler helped us celebrate the first ten yers of New Stories from the South,the reviews were ecstatic."The twenty tales here epitomize the qualities readers treasure in the best southern literature: a rich appreciation of language and humor, as well as a dead-on sense of place and character," said People.

"A triumph of authentic voices and unforgettable characters," said /5(9). New Stories from the South book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

We launch into our third decade by welcoming a guest edit /5. 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.

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 for4/5.

He received a MacArthur Fellowship inand his first collection of short stories, Lost in the City, won the PEN/Hemingway Award and was short-listed for the National Book Award. His most recent collection, All Edward P. Jones has won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award /5.

New Stories from the South book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Many famous writers later (James Lee Burke, Barbara Kingso /5. New Stories from the South: The Year's Best, by Packer, ZZ and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH.

The Year’s Best, edited by Shannon Ravenel. BUY NOW FROM “A Rich Man,” which first appeared in The New Yorker (the others were published in literary magazines across the country), meets these criteria: The language is colloquial and stylistically unforced, the characters quirky and richly depicted, as.

New stories from the South: the year's best, [Shannon Ravenel;] -- The 19th publication of this annual anthology delivers a collection of short fiction by various award-winning Southern writers. 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). 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 s: 5. Get this from a library. New stories from the South: the year's best, [Shannon Ravenel;] -- The 19th publication of this annual anthology exhibits a collection of short fiction from award-winning Southern writers and rising stars.

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. See the complete New Stories from the South series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions.Book review: ‘New Stories from the South' Things to do.

beginning with the lead story, Adam Atlas’ “New Year’s Weekend on the Hand Surgery Ward, Old Pilgrim’s Hospital, Naples, Italy Author: Gina Webb.New Stories From the South - New Stories From the South audiobook, by Shannon Ravenel The 19th addition of this annual anthology exhibits a collection of short fiction from award-winning Southern authors and rising stars including Edward P.

Jones and Silas House. Each story's derivation is explained in an illuminating note from the author following the rich and entertaining tales.