Short stories for students
Volume 1 presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories
[electronic resource (eBook)]
Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2002.
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Araby - James Joyce
The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County - Mark Twain
Children of the sea - Edwidge Danticat
The Devil and Tom Walker - Washington Irving
The Eatonville anthology - Zora Neale Hurston
The handsomest drowned man in the world - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
I stand here ironing - Tillie Olsen
The jilting of Granny Weatherall - Katherine Anne Porter
King of the bingo game - Ralph Ellison
The lottery - Shirley Jackson
The most dangerous game - Richard Connell
The open window - Saki
The secret life of Walter Mitty - James Thurber
The secret sharer - Joseph Conrad
The short, happy life of Francis Macomber - Ernest Hemingway
There will come soft rains - Ray Bradbury
Through the tunnel - Doris Lessing
Where are you going, where have you been? - Joyce Carol Oates
The yellow wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Young Goodman Brown - Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Restrictions on Access:
Available to County College of Morris students, faculty, and staff.
Statement of Responsibility:
Kathlene Wilson, project editor
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Form Available:
Also available in printed form.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale, 2002. Available via World Wide Web.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Devil and Tom Walker.
García Márquez, Gabriel, 1928- Handsomest drowned man in the world.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Jilting of Granny Weatherall.
Olsen, Tillie. I stand here ironing.
Thurber, James, 1894-1961. Secret life of Walter Mitty.
Connell, Richard Edward, 1893-1949. Most dangerous game.
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965. Lottery.
Ellison, Ralph. King of the bingo game.
Saki, 1870-1916. Open window.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Araby.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Eatonville anthology.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Secret sharer.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Short, happy life of Francis Macomber.
Bradbury, Ray, 1920- There will come soft rains.
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Where are you going, where have you been?
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Yellow wallpaper.
Doris May, 1919- Through the tunnel.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Young Goodman Brown.
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Children of the sea.
Additional Physical Form Entry:
Original 1092-7735 (DLC) 98153009 (OCoLC)39782992