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John Cheever (1912–1982)

Author of The Stories of John Cheever

Includes the names: J Cheever, Cheever J, John Cheever, John Cheever, John William Cheever

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John Cheever, best known for his short stories dealing with upper-middle-class suburban life, was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, in 1912. Cheever published his first short story at the age of 17, and in 1979, he won the Pulitzer Prize for his collected edition of short stories, titled Stories of John Cheever. Cheever also wrote screenplays, and five novels, including The Wapshot Chronicle, which won the National Book Award in 1957. Cheever died in 1982, at the age of 70. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Stories of John Cheever 3,087 copies, 33 reviews
The Wapshot Chronicle 1,472 copies, 17 reviews
Falconer 1,283 copies, 16 reviews
Bullet Park 669 copies, 15 reviews
The Wapshot Scandal 519 copies, 2 reviews
Oh What a Paradise It Seems 471 copies, 6 reviews
The Journals of John Cheever 379 copies, 3 reviews
The Letters of John Cheever 182 copies, 2 reviews
The World of Apples: Stories (Author) 136 copies, 3 reviews
The Swimmer 37 copies
Stories 29 copies, 1 review
La geometria del amor 29 copies, 1 review
Il nuotatore 25 copies, 1 review
Cuentos 24 copies
Vintage Cheever 23 copies
Relatos 1 16 copies
Relatos 2 15 copies
Contes 13 copies
I racconti 8 copies, 1 review
Ballata 6 copies
Fall River 4 copies, 1 review
Diarios 3 copies
Torch Song 3 copies
[No title] 3 copies
The Wrysons 2 copies
Clementina 2 copies
Wapshot, Los 2 copies
Reunion 2 copies, 1 review
'Reunion' 1 copy, 1 review
Le lettere 1 copy
The Cure 1 copy
The Ocean 1 copy
Montraldo 1 copy
Percy 1 copy
The Lowboy 1 copy
Brimmer 1 copy
The Best American Short Stories of the Century (Contributor) 1,463 copies, 9 reviews
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 853 copies, 7 reviews
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories (Contributor) 680 copies, 2 reviews
Short Story Masterpieces (Contributor) 600 copies, 4 reviews
The Oxford Book of Short Stories (Contributor) 464 copies, 3 reviews
American Gothic Tales (Contributor) 408 copies, 5 reviews
Timeless Stories for Today and Tomorrow (Contributor) 397 copies, 5 reviews
Fifty Great American Short Stories (Contributor) 384 copies, 4 reviews
Points of View: Revised Edition (Contributor) 382 copies, 6 reviews
The Granta Book of the American Short Story (Contributor) 345 copies, 1 review
Sudden Fiction: American Short-Short Stories (Contributor) 338 copies, 6 reviews
The Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories (Contributor) 278 copies
Best of Modern Humor (Contributor) 270 copies, 3 reviews
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 255 copies, 4 reviews
The Treasury of American Short Stories (Contributor) 248 copies, 1 review
The 40s: The Story of a Decade (Contributor) 229 copies, 4 reviews
Christmas Stories 222 copies, 1 review
100 Years of The Best American Short Stories (Contributor) 219 copies, 4 reviews
The New Granta Book of the American Short Story (Contributor) 190 copies, 1 review
Short Stories from The New Yorker, 1925 to 1940 (Contributor) 184 copies, 1 review
Murder & Other Acts of Literature (Contributor) 138 copies, 2 reviews
New York Stories (Everyman's Pocket Classics) (Contributor, some editions) 129 copies, 5 reviews
Magical Realist Fiction: An Anthology (Contributor) 97 copies, 1 review
American Fantastic Tales: Boxed Set (Contributor) 88 copies, 2 reviews
American Short Stories (Contributor, some editions) 81 copies
Blood Thirst: 100 Years of Vampire Fiction (Contributor) 81 copies, 2 reviews
The Oxford Book of Travel Stories (Contributor) 69 copies, 1 review
Stories from The New Yorker, 1950 to 1960 (Contributor) 68 copies, 2 reviews
The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories (Contributor) 67 copies, 2 reviews
Nightshade: 20th Century Ghost Stories (Contributor) 62 copies, 2 reviews
The Norton Book Of Ghost Stories (Contributor) 45 copies, 1 review
Reel Terror (Contributor) 44 copies
Urban Horrors (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Beach : Stories by the Sand and Sea (Contributor) 29 copies, 1 review
Stories To Get You Through The Night (Contributor) 29 copies
The Swimmer [1968 film] (Original book) 22 copies, 1 review
The Best American Short Stories 1973 (Contributor) 19 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1963 (Contributor) 15 copies, 1 review
Family: Stories from the Interior (Contributor) 13 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1955 (Contributor) 13 copies
31 Stories (Contributor) 12 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1977 (Contributor) 12 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1959 (Contributor) 12 copies
A Vintage Christmas (Vintage Minis) (Contributor) 7 copies, 1 review
The Best American Short Stories 1948 (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
Moderne Amerikaanse verhalen (Contributor) 3 copies
Short Fiction: Shape and Substance (Contributor) 3 copies
Vader is de beste (Author) 3 copies
Enjoying Stories (Contributor) 1 copy
Stories of Sudden Truth (Contributor) 1 copy
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