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The best American nonrequired reading 2011 / edited by Dave Eggers ; introduction by Guillermo del Toro.

Call number: TEEN 808.8 BES 2011
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
Publication date: 2011.
Subject: American prose literature -- 21st century.
American essays -- 21st century.
Teen literature.
Series title: Best American series.
Title: The best American nonrequired reading 2011 / edited by Dave Eggers ; introduction by Guillermo del Toro.
Physical description: xviii, 498 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents note: Best American fax from Don DeLillo -- Best American Wikileaks revelations -- Best American new band names -- Best American very short story -- Best American even shorter story -- Best American lawsuits -- Best American adjectives, nouns, and verbs used in reporting on the Gulf oil spill of 2010 -- Best American new entries in the O.E.D. beginning with the letter h -- Best American profile of an international pop star -- Best American commune names -- Best American ominous place names -- Best American Call of duty handles -- Best American WiFi network names -- Best American best American categories that got cut -- Best American Mark Twain quotes -- Best American poems written in response to Arizona Senate bill 1070 -- Second lives / Daniel Alarcón -- An oral history of Adama Bah / Adama Bah -- The women / Tom Barbash -- We show what we have learned -- Clare Beams -- Art of the steal / Joshuah Bearman -- Le Paris! / Sloane Crosley -- Game of her life / Tim Crothers -- Solitude and leadership / William Deresiewicz -- The deep / Anthony Doerr -- Orange / Neil Gaiman -- Butt and bhatti / Mohammed Hanif -- Roger Ebert : the essential man / Chris Jones -- What killed Aiyana Stanley-Jones? / Charlie LeDuff -- Weber's head / J. Robert Lennon -- For us surrender is out of the question / Mac McClelland -- A hole in the head / Joyce Carol Oates -- The suicide catcher / Michael Paterniti -- Homing / Henrietta Rose-Innes -- Pleiades / Anjali Sachdeva -- The imaginist / Olivier Schrauwen -- Mid-life cowboy / James Spring -- Market day / James Sturm -- The boys' school, or the news from Spain / Joan Wickersham.
Notes: "A Mariner original".
Genre: Short stories, American.
Added author: Eggers, Dave.
Toro, Guillermo del, 1964-
ISBN: 9780547577432 (pbk.)
0547577435
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1316554
Bib No.: 1316554

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