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Title Short stories for students. Volume 25 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1092-7735."
Contents Brownies - ZZ Packer -- Caroline's wedding - Edwidge Danticat -- The diamond as big as the Ritz - F. Scott Fitzgerald -- A girl like Phyl - Patricia Highsmith -- The girls - Joy Williams -- Here's your hat what's your hurry - Elizabeth McCracken -- Last night - James Salter -- A nurse's story - Peter Baida -- Perfection - Mark Helprin -- The price of eggs in China - Don Lee -- The rememberer - Aimee Bender -- The shell collector - Anthony Doerr -- Trick or treat - Padgett Powell -- What I saw from where I stood - Marisa Silver.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Original Version Original: xviii, 336 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Note Because of restrictions on online rights, some articles included in the print version of this publication may not appear in Literature Resource Center.
Subject Packer, ZZ. Brownies.
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Caroline's wedding.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Diamond as big as the Ritz.
Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995. Girl like Phyl.
Williams, Joy, 1944- Girls.
McCracken, Elizabeth. Here's your hat what's your hurry.
Salter, James. Last night.
Baida, Peter. Nurse's story.
Helprin, Mark. Perfection.
Lee, Don, 1959- Price of eggs in China.
Bender, Aimee. Rememberer.
Doerr, Anthony, 1973- Shell collector.
Powell, Padgett. Trick or treat.
Silver, Marisa. What I saw from where I stood.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787689056

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