Princeton University Library Catalog

Micro fiction : an anthology of really short stories / edited by Jerome Stern.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : W.W. Norton, c1996.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
141 p. ; 17 cm.
Summary note:
Collection of short short stories, from contest winners and selected finalists for the annual World's Best Short Short Story Contest, where each entry must be less than 250 words long.
Contents:
  • Poet's husband / M. Giles -- Cough / Harry Humes -- Daydream / R. Allen -- Wrong channel / R. Fernandez -- Harmony / J. Williams -- 20/20 / L. Brewer -- Your fears are justified / R. DeMarinis -- At the point / B. McCaddon -- Halo / M. McFee -- Mockingbird / L. Berry -- Changing the channel / E.E. Miller -- Wanting to fly / S. Dunning -- Eclipsed / R. Shuster -- New Year / P. Painter -- Survivors / K. Addonizio -- Anti-Cain / V. Suarez -- Painted devils / F. Chappell -- Honeycomb / N.R. Singer -- Baby, baby, baby / F. Camoin -- An old story / J. Kelman -- Conception / T. Fleming -- All this / J. Avallon -- Stone belly girl / J. Granger
  • Worry / R. Wallace -- You can't see dogs on the radio / L. Wendling -- True story of Mr. and Mrs. Wong / M. Chin -- Flu / S. Dybek -- The bridge / R. Edson -- Kennedy in the barrio / J.O. Cofer -- Grief / R. Carlson -- Mount Olive / M.A. Love -- Hurray for Hollywood / G. Garrett -- This is how I remember it / Betsy Kemper -- November / U. Hegi -- Carpathia / J.L. Kercheval -- Chickens / E. Magarrell -- Mayor of the sister city speaks to the chamber of commerce in Klamath Falls, Oregon, on a night in December in 1976 / M. Martone -- Confirmation names / M. Lippo -- Hostess ; Housewife / A. Hempel -- Land's end / A. Nelson -- Last supper in the Cabinet Mountains / D. Bottoms -- Strongman / W. White-Ring -- Diverging paths and all that / M. O'Hara -- A gentleman's C / P. Powell -- Of exposure / J. Holman -- Tea leaves / J. Burroway -- We eat our peas for the souls in Purgatory / A. McPeters -- Waiting / P. McNally -- But what was her name? / D. Raffel -- Guadalupe in the Promised Land / Sam Shepard -- Morning news / J. Stern -- Molibi / L. Hancock -- Wallet / A. Woodman.
Subject(s):
Short stories [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 0393039684
  • 9780393039689
  • 0393314324 (pbk.)
  • 9780393314328 (pbk.)
LCCN:
95047592
OCLC:
33440078
Related name:
RCP:
N - S