William Trevor’s stories have been admired for years, and now they’re collected in one volume, Selected Stories (Penguin Group, 2010).
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“William Trevor: Selected Stories”
Ranked #36 in Books 100
“Love in Infant Monkeys”
Ranked #91 in Books 100
Lydia Millet’s first short story collection brings together animals and celebrities in an exploration of what it means to be human.
Ranked #81 in Books 100
“Big World” is riddled with female characters who teeter dangerously on the threshold of disaster, making this collection a disturbingly honest look into the feminine psyche.
“My Father’s Tears and Other Stories”
Ranked #50 in Books 100
John Updike’s final collection of short stories offers an unflinching look at isolation and the insignificance of human affairs.
“Once The Shore”
Ranked #57 in Books 100
Paul Yoon’s debut collection, “Once the Shore,” entrances the reader with its unhurried observations and stark but dazzling prose.
“Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It”
Ranked #29 in Books 100
“Both Ways is the Only Way I Want It” approaches the difficulties of human relations in the controlled voice of Maile Meloy.
Ranked #24 in Books 100
T.C. Boyle takes us on a crazy ride of literature in “Wild Child,” spitting out a collection of stories and characters that are thoroughly unique.
Ranked #52 in Books 100
“Raymond Carver” follows the short story writer’s turbulent life, from the vices that caused his downfall to the people who contributed to his authorial success.
“Where the Love God Hangs Out”
Ranked #14 in Books 100
“Where the God of Love Hangs Out” dishes out love and repercussions in Amy Bloom’s candid collection of short stories.
“In Other Rooms, Other Wonders”
Ranked #6 in Books 100
Short story collection “In Other Rooms, Other Wonders” puts the triumphs and tragedies of Pakistani life on center stage