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Ellis, Helen.

Summary: Meet the women of American Housewife: they wear lipstick, pearls, and sunscreen, even when it's cloudy. They casserole. They pinwheel. They pump the salad spinner like it's a CPR dummy. And then they kill a party crasher, carefully stepping around the body to pull cookies out of the oven. These twelve irresistible stories take us from a haunted prewar Manhattan apartment building to the set of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Ellis

Groff, Lauren

Summary: A collection of stories spanning centuries of time in mercurial Florida examines the decisions and connections behind life-changing events in characters ranging from two abandoned sisters to a conflicted family woman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Groff

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: "In late 1944, under rather mysterious circumstances, aspiring writer Jack Kerouac lost a novella-length manuscript titled The Haunted Life. Set in Galloway, a fictionalized version of Kerouac's hometown of Lowell, Massachusetts, the coming-of-age story of Peter Martin-a character based on the author's recently departed friend Sebastian Sampas-tackles the pressing issues of the day. At home in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Kerou

Millet, Lydia

Summary: Twelve interlocking stories set in Los Angeles describe a broken family through the homes they inhabit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Millet

Leonard, Elmore

Contents: The Tonto woman.--The captives.--Only good ones.--You never see Apaches.--The colonel's lady.--The kid.--The big hunt.--Apache medicine.--No man's guns.--Jugged.--The hard way.--Blood money.--Three-ten to Yuma.--The boy who smiled.--"Hurrah for Capt. Early".--Moment of vengeance.--Saint with a six-gun.--The nagual.--Trouble at Rindo's station.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Western, Call number: WESTERN Leona

Vonnegut, Kurt.

Contents: Letter from Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., to Walter J. Miller, 1951 -- Confido -- Fubar -- Shout about it from the housetops -- Ed Luby's key club -- A song for Selma -- Hall of mirrors -- The nice little people -- Hello, Red -- Little drops of water -- The petrified ants -- The honor of a newsboy -- Look at the birdie -- King and queen of the universe -- The good explainer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Vonne

Russell, Karen

Summary: From the Pulitzer Finalist and universally beloved author of the New York Times best sellers Swamplandia! and Vampires in the Lemon Grove, a stunning new collection of short fiction that showcases Karen Russell's extraordinary, irresistible gifts of language and imagination. Karen Russell's comedic genius and mesmerizing talent for creating outlandish predicaments that uncannily mirror our...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Russe

Summary: Gifted authors don't just tell us about unique or out-of-the-way places; they take us to them, show us what they look like, show us who their people are, and make us feel like we've experienced them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hougton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.4 Gilb

Marra, Anthony

Summary: A collection of interwoven tales explores themes of family, sacrifice, war, and the redemptive power of art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Marra

Groff, Lauren

Summary: Florida: a place of storms, snakes, and sinkholes, and so much more. Lauren Groff explores a different side of her adopted home state in this collection of stories.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2018

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK FICTION Groff

Summary: "In Tales of Two Americas, some of the literary world's most exciting writers look beyond numbers and wages to convey what it feels like to live in this divided nation. Their extraordinarily powerful stories, essays, and poems demonstrate how boundaries break down when experiences are shared, and that in sharing our stories we can help to alleviate a suffering that touches so many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 Tales 2017

Summary: "In this incredible follow-up to the New York Times and USA TODAY bestseller FaceOff, twenty-two of the world's most popular thriller writers come together for an unforgettable anthology. MatchUp takes the never-before-seen bestseller pairings of FaceOffand adds a delicious new twist: gender. Eleven of the world's best female thriller writers from Diana Gabaldon to Charlene Harris are paired...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Pr 0000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYSTERY Various

Clark, Mary Higgins

Summary: A collection of short stories by the "Queen of Suspense" features her first published short story, 1956's "Stowaway.".

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Clark

Harrison, Jim

Summary: "About an aging writer in Montana who's at the stage of his career when his work is increasingly discussed in terms of his legacy. He indulges his lifelong dream of raising pigs, struggles to write the "big novel" he's rashly promised his editor, and attempts to rekindle the long marriage that has sustained him."--[Cover]

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Harris

MacArthur, Robin

Summary: A collection of short stories gives voices to the diverse population of Vermont, from adolescent girls to aging hippies and from hardscrabble farmers to disconnected hermits, in tales that highlight their individual struggles and searches for their place in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION MacArth

Smith, Zadie

Summary: "Zadie Smith has established herself as one of the most iconic, critically respected, and popular writers of her generation. In her first short story collection, she combines her power of observation and her inimitable voice to mine the fraught and complex experience of life in the modern world. Interleaving eleven completely new and unpublished stories with some of her best-loved pieces from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Smith

Lubar, David.

Summary: Thirty-five creepy stories about pigeons, ancient predators, Girl Scouts, and other terrifying things. Includes author's notes on how he got his ideas for these stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Lubar

Lubar, David.

Summary: Thirty creepy stories about warped technology, revengeful ants, sadistic gym teachers, and other terrifying things. Includes author's notes on how he got his ideas for these stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Starscape 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Lubar

Patchett, Ann

Summary: Ann Patchett, author of State of Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto, examines her deepest commitments--to writing, family, friends, dogs, books, and her husband--creating a resonant portrait of her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 Patch