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Dan Chaon

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Dan Chaon is an author born and raised in Nebraska. He is a novelist who wrote "Among the Missing" which was a 2001 finalist for the National Book Award and named one of the year's ten best books by the American Library Association. His short stories have appeared in Best American Short Stories, The Pushcart Prize Anthologies and The O. Henry Prize Stories. His 2017 novel "Ill Will" was named one of the best books of the year by The New York Times and Publishers Weekly. It was also nominated for a Shirley Jackson Award and International Thriller Writers Award. Chaon began his career as a professor at Oberlin College where he was the Pauline Delaney Professor of Creative Writing. He retired in 2018 to fcous full-time on his writng. His third short story collection, Stay Awake, was a finalist for The Story Prize. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Await Your Reply 1,503 copies, 148 reviews
You Remind Me of Me 836 copies, 35 reviews
Ill Will 620 copies, 133 reviews
Among the Missing 430 copies, 12 reviews
Stay Awake 336 copies, 62 reviews
Fitting Ends 115 copies, 1 review
Sleepwalk 69 copies, 22 reviews
The Other 3 copies, 1 review
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Afterword, some editions) 15,398 copies, 296 reviews
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales (Contributor) 1,399 copies, 18 reviews
The Other (Afterword, some editions) 1,197 copies, 30 reviews
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005 (Contributor) 602 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2003 (Contributor) 440 copies, 4 reviews
Poe's Children: The New Horror: An Anthology (Contributor) 414 copies, 14 reviews
Shadow Show (Contributor) 330 copies, 31 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1996 (Contributor) 228 copies
The Best of Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet (Introduction) 217 copies, 11 reviews
The Best of McSweeney's {complete} (Contributor) 132 copies, 1 review
Prize Stories 2001: The O. Henry Awards (Contributor) 118 copies, 1 review
21st Century Dead (Contributor) 104 copies, 19 reviews
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Five (Contributor) 100 copies, 1 review
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