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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) — biography from Await Your Reply… (more)
Await Your Reply 1,552 copies, 150 reviews
You Remind Me of Me 856 copies, 36 reviews
Ill Will 684 copies, 133 reviews
Among the Missing 456 copies, 14 reviews
Stay Awake 349 copies, 62 reviews
Sleepwalk 182 copies, 26 reviews
Fitting Ends 122 copies, 1 review
The Other 3 copies, 1 review
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Afterword, some editions) 16,642 copies, 312 reviews
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales (Contributor) 1,444 copies, 19 reviews
The Other (Afterword, some editions) 1,303 copies, 32 reviews
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005 (Contributor) 614 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2003 (Contributor) 455 copies, 4 reviews
Poe's Children: The New Horror: An Anthology (Contributor) 444 copies, 15 reviews
Shadow Show (Contributor) 351 copies, 31 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1996 (Contributor) 242 copies
The Best of Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet (Introduction) 222 copies, 11 reviews
The Best of McSweeney's {complete} (Contributor) 136 copies, 1 review
Prize Stories 2001: The O. Henry Awards (Contributor) 121 copies, 1 review
21st Century Dead (Contributor) 115 copies, 19 reviews
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