The Best American Short Stories 2018

October 2, 2018|
The Best American Short Stories 2018 by Roxane Gay
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Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year''s Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country''s finest short fiction.

I am looking for the artful way any given story is conveyed," writes Roxane Gay in her introduction to The Best American Short Stories 2018, "but I also love when a story has a powerful message, when a story teaches me something about the world." The artful, profound, and sometimes funny stories Gay chose for the collection transport readers from a fraught family reunion to an immigration detention center, from a psychiatric hospital to a coed class sleepover in a natural history museum. We meet a rebellious summer camper, a Twitter addict, and an Appalachian preacher-all characters and circumstances that show us what we "needto know about the lives of others.""
ROXANE GAY, guest editor, is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Bad Feminist and Hunger, which received the NBCC Members'' Choice Award; the novel An Untamed State, a finalist for the Dayton Peace Prize; and the short story collections Difficult Women and Ayiti . She is also the editor of the New York Times best-selling ...
Title:The Best American Short Stories 2018
Product dimensions:352 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 1.22 in
Shipping dimensions:352 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 1.22 in
Published:October 2, 2018
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780544582880

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