HomeGroupsTalkMoreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Loading...

The Ecco Anthology of Contemporary American Short Fiction

by Joyce Carol Oates (Editor), Christopher R. Beha (Editor)

Other authors: Sherman Alexie (Contributor), Russell Banks (Contributor), Rick Bass (Contributor), Richard Bausch (Contributor), Charles Baxter (Contributor)43 more, Ann Beattie (Contributor), Aimee Bender (Contributor), Pinckney Benedict (Contributor), T. C. Boyle (Contributor), Richard Burgin (Contributor), Michael Chabon (Contributor), Edwidge Danticat (Contributor), Lydia Davis (Contributor), Junot Díaz (Contributor), E. L. Doctorow (Contributor), Stuart Dybek (Contributor), Deborah Eisenberg (Contributor), Louise Erdrich (Contributor), Richard Ford (Contributor), Ben Fountain (Contributor), Mary Gaitskill (Contributor), William Gay (Contributor), Adam Haslett (Contributor), Amy Hempel (Contributor), Denis Johnson (Contributor), Greg Johnson (Contributor), Edward P. Jones (Contributor), Matthew Klam (Contributor), Sheila Kohler (Contributor), Jhumpa Lahiri (Contributor), Elizabeth McCracken (Contributor), Thomas McGuane (Contributor), David Means (Contributor), Maile Meloy (Contributor), Steven Millhauser (Contributor), Lorrie Moore (Contributor), Antonya Nelson (Contributor), Tim O'Brien (Contributor), Joyce Carol Oates (Contributor), Chuck Palahniuk (Contributor), Annie Proulx (Contributor), George Saunders (Contributor), Douglas Unger (Contributor), John Updike (Contributor), David Foster Wallace (Contributor), Edmund White (Contributor), John Edgar Wideman (Contributor), Tobias Wolff (Contributor)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
1251218,183 (4.03)1
"Edited by Joyce Carol Oates and Christopher R. Beha, this volume provides an important overview of the contemporary short story and a selection of the very best that American short fiction has to offer."--Jacket.
None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

This is a very solid collection. Almost no "filler." Good to read a few at a time or a lot at once. My favorite story was "Some Terpsichore" by Elizabeth McCracken. ( )
  neverwherekate | Feb 9, 2011 |
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Oates, Joyce CarolEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beha, Christopher R.Editormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Alexie, ShermanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Banks, RussellContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bass, RickContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bausch, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baxter, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beattie, AnnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bender, AimeeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Benedict, PinckneyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Boyle, T. C.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Burgin, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chabon, MichaelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Danticat, EdwidgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Davis, LydiaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Díaz, JunotContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Doctorow, E. L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dybek, StuartContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Eisenberg, DeborahContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Erdrich, LouiseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ford, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fountain, BenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gaitskill, MaryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gay, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Haslett, AdamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hempel, AmyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnson, DenisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnson, GregContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, Edward P.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Klam, MatthewContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kohler, SheilaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lahiri, JhumpaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McCracken, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McGuane, ThomasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Means, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Meloy, MaileContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Millhauser, StevenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Moore, LorrieContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Nelson, AntonyaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Brien, TimContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oates, Joyce CarolContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Palahniuk, ChuckContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Proulx, AnnieContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Saunders, GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Unger, DouglasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Updike, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wallace, David FosterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
White, EdmundContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wideman, John EdgarContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wolff, TobiasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS
Canonical LCC

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

"Edited by Joyce Carol Oates and Christopher R. Beha, this volume provides an important overview of the contemporary short story and a selection of the very best that American short fiction has to offer."--Jacket.

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Current Discussions

None

Popular covers

Quick Links

Rating

Average: (4.03)
0.5
1
1.5
2 1
2.5
3 1
3.5
4 9
4.5 1
5 3

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 204,459,399 books! | Top bar: Always visible