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Mary Gaitskill

Author of Veronica

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Mary Gaitskill was born in Lexington, Kentucky on November 11, 1954. She received a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan. She is a novelist, essayist, and short story writer. Her novels include Veronica, The Mare, and Two Girls, Fat and Thin. Her collections of short stories include Bad Behavior, Because They Wanted To, and Don't Cry. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Best American Short Stories 2006 (Contributor) 518 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2012 (Contributor) 324 copies, 7 reviews
The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books (Contributor) 290 copies, 12 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1993 (Contributor) 261 copies, 2 reviews
One Thousand and One Nights: A Retelling (Foreword, some editions) 245 copies, 7 reviews
The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories (Contributor) 241 copies, 8 reviews
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
Why I Write: Thoughts on the Craft of Fiction (Contributor) 170 copies, 4 reviews
Secretary [2002 film] 134 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories 2012 (Contributor) 119 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2020 (Contributor) 99 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 107: Summer Reading (Contributor) 94 copies
Wet: More Aqua Erotica (Contributor) 92 copies, 2 reviews
Prize Stories 1997: The O. Henry Awards (Contributor) 90 copies, 3 reviews
Full Frontal Fiction: The Best of Nerve.com (Contributor) 66 copies, 1 review
Granta 147: 40th Birthday Special (Contributor) 43 copies, 1 review
Noise: Fiction Inspired by Sonic Youth (Contributor) 36 copies, 1 review
Best Music Writing 2010 (Contributor) 30 copies

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