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Leonard Michaels (1) [1933–2003]

This page covers the author of The Collected Stories.

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Leonard Michaels (1933-2003) was the author of six collections of stories and essays as well as two novels, Sylvia and The Men's Club. His Collected Stories and novels are available as FSG paperbacks.
— biography from The Essays of Leonard Michaels
The Best American Short Stories 2002 (Contributor) 444 copies, 3 reviews
The Granta Book of the American Short Story (Contributor) 350 copies, 1 review
Sudden Fiction: American Short-Short Stories (Contributor) 344 copies, 6 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1997 (Contributor) 342 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Essays 2004 (Contributor) 283 copies, 1 review
The Best American Short Stories 1991 (Contributor) 178 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 28: Birthday: The Anniversary Issue (Contributor) 140 copies, 1 review
The Best American Essays 1992 (Contributor) 127 copies
The Schocken Book of Contemporary Jewish Fiction (Contributor) 117 copies, 1 review
The Best American Essays 1990 (Contributor) 114 copies
Neurotica: Jewish Writers on Sex (Contributor) 82 copies, 1 review
The Granta Book of the Family (Contributor) 81 copies

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