Category Archives: Fiction – short story collections

Thoughts on selections from The Best of McSweeney’s, the first 25% (by Jill)

Why I decided to start reading this book three days before I’m going to be living out of a suitcase in a hotel room in Anaheim for four days, I have no idea, because it’s big and heavy and not … Continue reading

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A Review of George Saunders’ Pastoralia (by Bethany)

The first George Saunders short story I ever read was “Victory Lap,” the first story in his recent collection Tenth of December. It’s a story about two teenagers who live across the street from one another, a boy and a … Continue reading

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