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Title Short stories for students. Volume 36 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 328 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents The disappearance / Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni -- Drinking coffee elsewhere / ZZ Packer -- The horse dealer's daughter / D.H. Lawrence -- How I met my husband / Alice Munro -- Killings / Andre Dubus -- The little knife / Michael Chabon -- The mice that set the elephants free / Vishnu Sarma -- A new leaf / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- The sentinel / Arthur C. Clarke -- The story-teller / Saki -- This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona / Sherman Alexie -- Torn lace / Emilia Pardo Bazan -- The tree / Maria Luisa Bombal -- The year of spaghetti / Haruki Murakami
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Saki, 1870-1916. Story-teller
Viṣṇuśarman. Pañcatantra. Selections. English.
Alexie, Sherman, 1966- This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona
Bombal, María Luisa, 1910-1980. Tree
Chabon, Michael. Little knife
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Sentinel
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956- Disappearance
Dubus, Andre, 1936-1999. Killings.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. New leaf
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. Horse dealer's daughter
Munro, Alice, 1931- How I met my husband
Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Year of spaghetti
Packer, ZZ. Drinking coffee elsewhere
Pardo Bazán, Emilia, condesa de, 1852-1921. Torn lace
Killings (Dubus, Andre)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Short story.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara, editor.
ISBN 1414487444