100 Years of The Best American Short Stories

The Best American Short Stories of the Century by John Updike and Katrina Kenison  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by futon2009 at Nov. 11, 2013
The Best American Short Stories of the Century by John Updike and Katrina Kenison

The Best American Short Stories of the Century by John Updike and Katrina Kenison
Mariner | 2000 | ISBN: 0395843677 | 864 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national literature. Now THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES OF THE CENTURY brings together the best: fifty-six extraordinary stories that represent a century's worth of unsurpassed achievements in this quintessentially American literary genre. John Updike worked with coeditor Katrina Kenison to choose the finest stories from the years since 1915. The result is "extraordinary… A one-volume literary history of this country's immeasurable pains and near-infinite hopes" (Boston Globe).

The Best American Short Stories Of The Century [Audio Book]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by larmsiphu at March 30, 2010
The Best American Short Stories Of The Century [Audio Book]

The Best American Short Stories Of The Century
Publisher: Mariner Books | ISBN: 0618093206 | Publish Year: 2000 | MP3 @ 85 Kbps - mono | 472 MB

John Updike has selected enduring stories from the eighty-four annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories, and the result is "a spectacular tapestry of fictional achievement". This extraordinary collection features a wide variety of contemporary writers reading classics of the genre, along with authors reading from their own work. Containing twenty-two unabridged stories in all, the expanded CD audio edition includes a new story from The Best American Short Stories 1999 to round out the century.

The Best American Short Stories of the Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thomas009 at Sept. 1, 2009
The Best American Short Stories of the Century

John Updike , Katrina Kenison "The Best American Short Stories of the Century"
Mariner Books | 2000-04-20 | ISBN : 0395843677 | Pages: 864 | PDF | 37.18 MB

Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national literature. Now THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES OF THE CENTURY brings together the best – fifty-six extraordinary stories that represent a century's worth of unsurpassed achievements in this quintessentially American literary genre. This expanded edition includes a new story from The Best American Short Stories 1999 to round out the century, as well as an index including every story published in the series. Of all the writers whose work has appeared in the series, only John Updike has been represented in each of the last five decades, from his first appearance, in 1959, to his most recent, in 1998. Updike worked with coeditor Katrina Kenison to choose the finest stories from the years since 1915. The result is "extraordinary . . . A one-volume literary history of this country's immeasurable pains and near-infinite hopes" (Boston Globe).

The Best American Short Stories 2015  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 8, 2015
The Best American Short Stories 2015

The Best American Short Stories 2015 by T.C. Boyle and Heidi Pitlor
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0547939418, 054793940X | 416 pages | EPUB | 1,5 MB

The Best American Short Stories 2014  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 27, 2014
The Best American Short Stories 2014

The Best American Short Stories 2014 by Jennifer Egan and Heidi Pitlor
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0547868863 | 384 pages | EPUB | 1,6 MB

The Best American Short Stories 2014 will be selected by national best-selling author Jennifer Egan, who won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for A Visit from the Goon Squad, heralded by Time magazine as “a new classic of American fiction.” Egan “possesses a satirist’s eye and a romance novelist’s heart” (New York Times Book Review).

The Best American Mystery Stories 2013 by Lisa Scottoline  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by futon2009 at Feb. 6, 2014
The Best American Mystery Stories 2013 by Lisa Scottoline

The Best American Mystery Stories 2013 by Lisa Scottoline
Mariner | 2013 | ISBN: 0544034600 | 448 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

A best-selling novelist and Edgar Award winner, Lisa Scottoline brings her mastery of the thriller genre as well as her wit and heart to this collection of the must-reads in mysteries.
Twenty stories—remarkable in their diversity—comprise this 17th installment of Penzler's annual anthology of the best American mystery stories. The plots and settings are more varied than a reader might expect, but what surprises is how literary many of these stories are.

The Best American Mystery Stories 2016  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Oct. 4, 2016
The Best American Mystery Stories 2016

The Best American Mystery Stories 2016 By Elizabeth George
English | ISBN: 0544527186 | 2016 | EPUB | 368 pages | 2.14 MB

A Regular Palace: Celebrating 100 years of the Chateau Laurier [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 5, 2016
A Regular Palace: Celebrating 100 years of the Chateau Laurier [Repost]

Don Butler, Maria Cook, Doug Fischer, A Regular Palace: Celebrating 100 years of the Chateau Laurier
English | 2012 | | 70 Pages | EPUB | 8 MB

For 100 years, the world has walked through the lobby of the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, the grand hotel set in a picturesque landscape where the Rideau Canal locks make their descent to the Ottawa River.

Tank: 100 Years of the World's Most Important Armored Military Vehicle  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at April 3, 2016
Tank: 100 Years of the World's Most Important Armored Military Vehicle

Tank: 100 Years of the World's Most Important Armored Military Vehicle by Michael E. Haskew
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0760349630 | 240 pages | PDF | 58 MB
America's Untold Journey: 450 Years of the African American Experience (2015)

America's Untold Journey: 450 Years of the African American Experience (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2984 Kbps | 42mn 43s | 1.03 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

America’s Untold Journey – 450 Years of the African-American Experience, is an hour-long documentary which reveals untold facts about the importance of African-American involvement in the nation’s creation.