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NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH: The Year's Best, 2001

Redaktionelle Bewertung - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Sixteenth volume in one of the generally most satisfying annual anthologies of contemporary fiction.In a conversational preface about her sushi bar in North Carolina, a paradigm for the evolving region, novelist Lee Smith provides this year's answer to the anthology's knotty implied question, "What is the South, anyway?" "We Southerners love a story," she writes. "This is the main thing that has ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH: The Year's Best, 2005

Redaktionelle Bewertung - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The familiar annual celebrates its 20th anniversary with 19 stories that pull their imaginative starter cultures from below the Mason-Dixon Line.With an introduction by Jill McCorkle, whose account of an exchange with a Northern waiter who tells her iced tea is "out of season" is worth the price of admission, the collection contains seven must-not-miss stories, three by relative newcomers and four ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH: The Year's Best, 2003

Redaktionelle Bewertung - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Editor Ravenel has cast her net widely and well, making the 18th installment of this deservedly successful series one of its best yet.Only a handful of the contributors have familiar names, and two of them appear here in peak form. John Dufresne's "Johnny Too Bad" is a hilarious monologue spoken by a transplanted New Englander and would-be writer experiencing a Florida hurricane alongside his ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Review: New Stories from the South 2003: The Year's Best (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Elizabeth Hegwood - Goodreads

Michael Knight and ZZ Packer -- two of my favorite writers. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: New Stories from the South 2003: The Year's Best (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Elizabeth Hegwood - Goodreads

Michael Knight and ZZ Packer -- two of my favorite writers. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: New Stories from the South, 2005 (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Walter - Goodreads

Unlike other entries in the series, this 2005 edition had very few stories that I really got into. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: New Stories from the South, 2005 (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Walter - Goodreads

Unlike other entries in the series, this 2005 edition had very few stories that I really got into. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: New Stories from the South, 2005 (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Kathy - Goodreads

A nice collection of stories from Southern authors. While a couple left me cold, the majority were very enjoyable. My personal faves were My Heart is a Snake Farm, The Pantyhose Man and Mr. Sender. I ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: New Stories from the South, 2005 (New Stories from the South)

Nutzerbericht  - Kathy - Goodreads

A nice collection of stories from Southern authors. While a couple left me cold, the majority were very enjoyable. My personal faves were My Heart is a Snake Farm, The Pantyhose Man and Mr. Sender. I ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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