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Aleksandar Hemon was born in Sarajevo. He lives in Chicago. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Love and Obstacles 256 copies, 10 reviews
Best European Fiction 2010 (Editor) 157 copies, 3 reviews
Best European Fiction 2011 (Editor) 102 copies, 3 reviews
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The Best American Short Stories 2006 (Contributor) 516 copies, 4 reviews
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Granta 68: Love Stories (Contributor) 146 copies, 1 review
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