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The Best American Short Stories 2004
by Lorrie Moore (editor)

Moore, L. (2004). The Best American Short Stories 2004. Mariner Books.


Mariner Books, 2004. 496 pages.

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p.361
truculent »
eager or quick to argue or fight; aggressively de…
p.148
prurient »
(adj) having or encouraging an excessive interest…
p.87
abstemious »
(adjective) marked by restraint especially in the…
p.80
etiology »
(noun) cause, origin / (noun) the cause of a dise…
p.73
panegyric »
(noun) a eulogistic oration or writing / (noun) f…
p.419
beside the green family Buick
A woman greets me and introduces herself as Suh J…
p.417
a hand may dig in any moment and crush me
Some mornings when I awaken I look out my window …
p.415
who in God's name was this person
Seeing a stranger in the mirror, I was afraid I m…
p.413
and now it's time to stop numbering
I was surprised on numerous counts. First, to lea…
p.412
I have a friend with a son in prison
I have a friend with a son in prison. About once …

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1

What You Pawn I Will Redeem
(missing author)

by Sherman Alexie, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
1

What You Pawn I Will Redeem
(missing author)

by Sherman Alexie, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
22

Tooth and Claw
(missing author)

by T. Coraghessan Boyle, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
22

Tooth and Claw
(missing author)

by T. Coraghessan Boyle, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
44

Written in Stone
(missing author)

by Catherine Brady, from Zyzzyva

0 / 0
44

Written in Stone
(missing author)

by Catherine Brady, from Zyzzyva

0 / 0
58

Accomplice
(missing author)

bu Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum, from The Georgia Review

1 / 1
58

Accomplice
(missing author)

bu Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum, from The Georgia Review

1 / 1
76

Screenwriter
(missing author)

by Charles D'Ambrosio, from The New Yorker

2 / 3
76

Screenwriter
(missing author)

by Charles D'Ambrosio, from The New Yorker

2 / 3
96

Breasts
(missing author)

by Stuart Dybek, from Tin House. an unusual style for me but I found it incredibly engaging

0 / 0
96

Breasts
(missing author)

by Stuart Dybek, from Tin House. an unusual style for me but I found it incredibly engaging

0 / 0
143

Some Other, Better Otto
(missing author)

by Deborah Eisenberg, from The Yale Review. painful but really quite beautiful

1 / 1
143

Some Other, Better Otto
(missing author)

by Deborah Eisenberg, from The Yale Review. painful but really quite beautiful

1 / 1
175

Grace
(missing author)

by Paula Fox, from Harper's

0 / 6
175

Grace
(missing author)

by Paula Fox, from Harper's

0 / 6
192

The Tutor
(missing author)

by Nell Freudenberger, from Granta. surprisingly good

0 / 0
192

The Tutor
(missing author)

by Nell Freudenberger, from Granta. surprisingly good

0 / 0
232

A Rich Man
(missing author)

by Edward P. Jones, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
232

A Rich Man
(missing author)

by Edward P. Jones, from The New Yorker

0 / 1
252

Limestone Diner
(missing author)

by Trudy Lewis, from Meridian

0 / 0
252

Limestone Diner
(missing author)

by Trudy Lewis, from Meridian

0 / 0
275

Intervention
(missing author)

by Jill McCorkle, from Ploughshares

0 / 6
275

Intervention
(missing author)

by Jill McCorkle, from Ploughshares

0 / 6
291

Gallatin Canyon
(missing author)

by Thomas McGuane, from The New Yorker. this was terrific

0 / 2
291

Gallatin Canyon
(missing author)

by Thomas McGuane, from The New Yorker. this was terrific

0 / 2
304

Runaway

from The New Yorker. engrossing

0 / 1
304

Runaway

from The New Yorker. engrossing

0 / 1
336

All Saints Day
(missing author)

by Angela Pneuman, from Virginia Quarterly Review

0 / 0
336

All Saints Day
(missing author)

by Angela Pneuman, from Virginia Quarterly Review

0 / 0
355

What Kind of Furniture Would Jesus Pick
(missing author)

by Annie Proulx, from The New Yorker

1 / 2
355

What Kind of Furniture Would Jesus Pick
(missing author)

by Annie Proulx, from The New Yorker

1 / 2
376

Docent
(missing author)

by R. T. Smith, from The Missouri Review

0 / 0
376

Docent
(missing author)

by R. T. Smith, from The Missouri Review

0 / 0
386

The Walk with Elizanne

from The New Yorker

0 / 0
386

The Walk with Elizanne

from The New Yorker

0 / 0
398

Mirror Studies
(missing author)

by Mary Yukari Waters, from zoetrope. really did not like this one; weirdly boring

0 / 0
398

Mirror Studies
(missing author)

by Mary Yukari Waters, from zoetrope. really did not like this one; weirdly boring

0 / 0
412

What We Cannot Speak About We Must Pass Over in Silence
(missing author)

by John Edgar Wideman, from Harper's Magazine

0 / 5
412

What We Cannot Speak About We Must Pass Over in Silence
(missing author)

by John Edgar Wideman, from Harper's Magazine

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