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This is not chick lit : original stories by America's best women writers / edited by Elizabeth Merrick.

Publication:
New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, c2006.
Format/Description:
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xi, 321 p. ; 21 cm.
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Subjects:
Short stories, American -- Women authors.
Women -- United States -- Fiction.
American fiction -- 21st century.
Contents:
Introduction: why chick lit matters / Elizabeth Merrick
The thing around your neck / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Two days / Aimee Bender
An open letter to Doctor X / Francine Prose
Gabe / Holiday Reinhorn
Documents of passion love / Carolyn Ferrell
Volunteers are shining stars / Curtis Sittenfeld
Selling the General / Jennifer Egan
The seventy-two ounce steak challenge / Dika Lam
Love machine / Samantha Hunt
Ava Bean / Jennifer S. Davis
Embrace / Roxana Robinson
The epiphany branch / Mary Gordon
Joan, Jeanne, La Pucelle, Maid of Orléans / Judy Budnitz
Gabriella, my heart / Cristina Henríquez
The red coat / Caitlin Macy
The Matthew effect / Binnie Kirshenbaum
The recipe / Lynne Tillman
Meaning of ends / Martha Witt.
Notes:
"A Random House trade paperback original"--P. [4] of cover.
Contributor:
Merrick, Elizabeth.
ISBN:
0812975677 (pbk.)
OCLC:
67405675
Publisher Number:
9780812975673