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The best of young American novelists

The best of young American novelists

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Published by Granta Publications, Viking Penguin [distributor] in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthologie,
  • Roman,
  • American fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGranta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS648.S5 B47 1996x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p., [12] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24963467M
    ISBN 100140141359, 0903141019
    ISBN 109780140141351, 9780903141017
    OCLC/WorldCa35760810

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      The third volume of Granta s renowned and prescient, Best of Young American Novelists Every ten years, Granta devotes an issue to new American fiction by writers under the age of forty, showcasing the young novelists deemed to be the best of their generation writers of remarkable achievement and promise. In and we picked out such luminaries as 5/5(2). Best of Young British Novelists Introduction Ian Jack ‘What had been an exercise to publicize the literary novel, at a time when there were few spotlights on this particular branch of culture, might now have a new role as an independent consumer's guide to novelists who deserved to be read in an era where 'a thrilling debut by a young writer of enormous talent' is .

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