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Strangers in Paradise

By: Abbott, Lee K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19118


A short story collection set in the American Southwest. A touch of foxing to the page edges. View more info

The Purchase of Order

By: Adams, Gail Galloway

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11766


A review copy with publisher's material laid in. Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. View more info

Cheaters and Other Stories

By: Albarelli, Dean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19146


A short story collection focused on loyalty, sexual and otherwise, and adultery. View more info

Subdivision

By: Amidon, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco Press: 1992

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8063


Signed by Amidon on the title page. A short story collection by the author of Splitting the Atom, and his first book to be published in the U. S. ; Signed by Author View more info

Read This and Tell Me What it Says

By: Ansay, A. Manette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Amherst, MA, University of Massachusetts Press: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17856


Signed by Ansay on the title page. A short story collection set in a fictional Wisconsin town. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Jew of Home Depot and Other Stories

By: Apple, Max

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7812


A promotional copy with publisher's sticker on the front panel. Apple's collection, his third after an absence of 20 years from the genre, sets up variations on the stranger-in-a-strange-land theme. ; Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction View more info

Ordinary Genius

By: Averill, Thomas Fox

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19235


A dozen stories explore the unexpected moments, surprises, shocks and setbacks of daily life in Kansas; the first book in the series focused on the nation's Midwest. View more info

Seeing Mona Naked

By: Averill, Thomas Fox

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wichita, KS, Watermark Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19236


Warmly inscribed by Averill on the free endpaper. A short story collection set in a small Kansas town. Slight wear to the page edges.; Signed by Author View more info

The Value of Kindness

By: Bache, Ellyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Helicon Nine Editions: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19246


The author's first short story collection, a paperback original. View more info

A Nurse's Story and Others

By: Baida, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS, University Press of Mississippi: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11131


Ironic tales of life's limitations by a writer who died, at age 49, just a few months after the title story took first prize in the 1999 O. Henry Awards. View more info

The Angel on the Roof

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9211


Inscribed by Banks on the title page. Presented here are 31 short fictions; 22 have been in previous collections, and nine are recent and uncollected.; Signed by Author View more info

Success Stories

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19355


Signed by Banks on the title page. Foxing to the dust jacket flaps, and light creasing to the dust jacket. In these 12 stories, the author of The Sweet Hereafter sounds a cautionary note, writing about people who get what they want but find themselves dissatisfied to varying degrees. ; Signed by Author View more info

The School of Love

By: Barber, Phyllis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19362


A short closed tear to the bottom of the front panel. View more info

Cross Channel

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19388


A Review Copy stamp to the free endpaper. A collection of short stories with a linking theme: the British in France through several centuries. View more info

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Overnight to Many Distant Cities

By: Barthelme, Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam and Sons: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20640


A review copy with publisher's material and author photo laid in. A touch of foxing to the top of the page edges. A short story collection by the author of Great Days. View more info

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The Watch (Includes Advance Reading Copy)

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 763


Signed by Bass on the title page. A short story collection by the author of Platte River. An Advance Reading Copy (unsigned) in illustrated wrappers is included. ; Signed by Author View more info

Working Women and Other Stories

By: Bauer, Tricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bridgehampton, NY, Bridge Works: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11530


A review copy with publisher's slip and author photo laid in. Bottom corner bumped. The author's first book. View more info

The Life & Times of Major Fiction

By: Baumbach, Jonathan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boulder, Fiction Collective: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17915


A short story collection by the author of Babble. View more info

Someone to Watch Over Me

By: Bausch, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, HarperFlamingo: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17922


Signed by Bausch on the title page. Slight creasing to the dust jacket corners. Confused relations and the panic of loss suffuse the stories in Bausch's fifth collection of short fiction. ; Signed by Author View more info

Dream House

By: Bean, Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Collins, CO, Center for Literary Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17936


A debut short story collection set largely in the Midwest. View more info