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Prize Stories 1992

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Prize Stories 1992

The O. Henry Awards

By William Abrahams

Anchor Books, Paperback, 9780385421928, 396pp.

Publication Date: March 3, 1992

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Widely regarded as the nation's most prestigious awards for short fiction The Atlantic Monthly
The O. Henry Prize Stories 1992 gathers 20 of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines.
Stories include:
Cynthia Ozick Puttermesser Paired (first prize)
Lucy Honig English as a Second Language
Tom McNeal What Happened to Tully
Amy Herrick Pinocchio's Nose
Murray Pomerance Decor
Joyce Carol Oates Why Don t You Come Live With Me It's Time
Mary Michael Wagner Acts of Kindness
Yolanda Barnes Red Lipstick
David Long Blue Spruce
Harriett Doerr Way Stations
Perri Klass Dedication
Daniel Meltzer People
Ken Chowder With Seth in Tana Toraja
Alice Adams The Last Lovely City
Frances Sherwood Demiurges
Antonya Nelson The Control Group
Millicent Dillon Lost in L.A.
Kent Nelson The Mine from Nicaragua
Ann Packer Babies
Kate Braverman Tall Tales from the Mekong Delta
What readers can put their trust in is the ability of William Abrahams . . . to amass a selection of the finest short stories published in America. New York Times Book Review
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