Profiles more than four hundred authors of short fiction from around the world, presenting biographical and bibliographic information and summaries of major works. Also includes a reference volume with a chronology; a bibliography; lists of major award winners; twenty-nine essays on short-fiction history, theory, and world cultures; and three indexes.Written for the magazine that in February, 1997, published his first short story aquot; What Salmon Knewaquot; and for which Reid ... Reid adds that his manual labor was motivated by his desire to extinguish the image of himself as a failed athlete and ... Detroit Free Press (September 26, 1999). ... Provides one-sentence summaries of some of the stories and likens Reid to authors Raymond Carver and Thom Jones.
|Title||:||Critical Survey of Short Fiction: Bharati Mukherjee - Mona Simpson|
|Author||:||Charles Edward May, Frank Northen Magill|
|Publisher||:||Salem PressInc - 2001|