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Ravenel, Shannon

Overview
Works: 72 works in 202 publications in 2 languages and 12,192 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Fiction  Short stories, American  Short stories, Canadian  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PS648.S5, 813.0108
Publication Timeline
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New stories from the South : the year's best, 2005( )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 19th publication of this annual anthology delivers a collection of short fiction by various award-winning Southern writers and rising stars
The best American short stories of the eighties( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These 20 stories were selected by series editor Ravenel from those printed in ... 'The Best American Short Stories' ... The variety of styles and themes in this collection ably reflects the talents and versatility of the short story writers of our day." Libr J
The best American short stories, 1988( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the South by Anne Tyler( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing a two-decade tradition of excellence in literature, New Stories from the South presents the 20 best stories of from 1996 to 2005 selected by Anne Tyler. With such authors as Lee Smith, Judy Troy, William Gay, Stephen Coyne, Max Steele, Jill McCorkle and Chris Offutt, Best of the South elegantly portrays an old man's struggle with Alzheimer's, a death row inmate's confusion over his own guilt, and a young girl seeking comfort in a motel room with a trucker, and many more memorable, breathtaking stories
The best American short stories, 1989( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"100 other distinguished short stories of the year 1988": p. [326]-329
The best American short stories, 1984( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Again, with this 1984 volume, the best continue to select the 'Best.' This year the leading American fiction writer serving as guest editor is John Updike, and his choices reflect the variety and vigor that has returned to the American short story in this decade."
The best American short stories, 1990 by Richard Ford( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the best American short stories for 1998
The Best American short stories, 1985( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American short stories, 1983( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American short stories, 1982( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and German and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American short stories, 1987 by Ann Beattie( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of the works of new writers and well-known talents, this anthology of outstanding short stories features fiction by Margaret Atwood, Sue Miller, and authors whose works appeared in literary magazines or large-circulation periodicals
The Best American short stories, 1980 by Stanley Elkin( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1979( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories of 1979
The Best American short stories, 1981( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1978( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New stories from the South : the year's best, 1986( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New stories from the South : the year's best, 2003( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen stories by writers with Southern backgrounds deal with the modern problems of life in the South
New stories from the South : the year's best, 2000( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories by writers with Southern backgrounds deal with the modern problems of life in the South
New stories from the South : the year's best, 1999 by Shannon Ravenel( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty stories from the South. In Tom Franklin's Poachers, a game warden goes after them, in Clyde Edgerton's Lunch at the Piccadilly a family must convince an old woman she can no longer drive, and Ingrid Hill's Pagan Babies is on an abused child
 
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The best American short stories of the eighties
Languages
English (127)

German (1)

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New stories from the South : the year's best, 1986New stories from the South : the year's best, 2003New stories from the South : the year's best, 2000New stories from the South : the year's best, 1999