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A swim in a pond in the rain : in which four Russians give a master class on writing, reading, and life —Saunders, George, 1958- author.

"In A Swim in a Pond in the Rain, George Saunders guides the reader through seven classic Russian short stories he's been teaching for twenty years as a professor in the prestigious Syracuse University graduate MFA creat...

Lincoln in the bardo —Saunders, George, 1958- author.
Large Print
2017
Availability: 3 of 5

February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln's beloved eleven-year-old ...

The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U. S. and Canadian magazines

Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly a...

A Grace Paley reader : stories, essays, and poetry —Paley, Grace, author.

"An essential book for all Grace Paley fans. Grace Paley is best known for her inimitable short stories, but she was also an enormously talented essayist and poet. A Grace Paley Reader collects the best of Paley's writin...

Tenth of December stories —Saunders, George, 1958-
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 2 of 2

One of the most important and blazingly original writers of his generation, George Saunders is an undisputed master of the short story, and Tenth of December is his most honest, accessible, and moving collection yet.

Tenth of December : stories —Saunders, George, 1958-

A collection of stories which includes "Home," a wryly whimsical account of a soldier's return from war; "Victory lap," a tale about an inventive abduction attempt; and the title story, in which a suicidal cancer patient...

Tenth of December stories —Saunders, George, 1958-
Large Print
2013
Availability: 3 of 3

In a recent interview, when asked how he saw the role of the writer, Saunders said "To me, the writer's main job is to make the story unscroll in such a way that the reader is snared -- she's right there, seeing things h...

A Swim In A Pond In The Rain : In Which Four Russians Give A Master Class On Writing, Reading, And Life —Saunders, George, 1958- author.
EBook
2021

"In A Swim in a Pond in the Rain, George Saunders guides the reader through seven classic Russian short stories he's been teaching for twenty years as a professor in the prestigious Syracuse University graduate MFA creat...

A Swim In A Pond In The Rain : In Which Four Russians Give A Master Class On Writing, Reading, And Life —Saunders, George, 1958- author.
Eaudiobook
2021

"In A Swim in a Pond in the Rain, George Saunders guides the reader through seven classic Russian short stories he's been teaching for twenty years as a professor in the prestigious Syracuse University graduate MFA creat...

Fox 8 : a story —Saunders, George, 1958- author.

Idealistic Fox 8's ability to communicate in "Yuman" cannot save his pack when their den and food supply are destroyed to build a mall, so he writes a letter asking for an explanation of human's cruelty.

小魔怪黏巴達 Xiao mo gui Nianbada —Saunders, George, 1958-

Gappers will get your goat. Literally. If you don't brush them off and return them to the ocean, whence they arrive every day, these bright orange, many-eyed creatures will cover your goats, and the goats will stop givin...

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