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3 edition of Texas Short Fiction found in the catalog.

Texas Short Fiction

Texas Short Fiction

A World in Itself

  • 63 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by ALE Pub. Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Westerns - General,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Western,
  • Texas,
  • American fiction,
  • 20th century,
  • Short stories, American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMike Hennech (Editor), Billy Bob Hill (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages2
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8681260M
    ISBN 101881301052
    ISBN 109781881301059

    The first English book which was solely about Texas was Texas () by Mary Austin Holley, cousin of Stephen F. Austin. It was expanded in and retitled History of Texas. A later author in this period, John Crittenden Duval, was dubbed the "Father of Texas Literature" by J. Frank Dobie. James Albert Michener (/ ˈ m ɪ tʃ ə n ər / or / ˈ m ɪ tʃ n ər /; February 3, – Octo ) was an American author. He wrote more than 40 books, most of which were lengthy, fictional family sagas covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating solid history. Michener had numerous bestsellers and works selected for Book of the Month Alma mater: Swarthmore College, University of St .

    Texas Review Press publishes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and scholarly works. We are currently open for new book project proposals, please see below for guidelines. Topics we are interested in include 20th/21st Century American Poetry, Environmental Writing, Ecopoetics, Contemporary Poetics, Creative Writing Pedagogy, Southern Literature, Southern Issues, Texas/Louisiana Literature, Texas. The festival is a collaboration with the Texas Book Festival, BookPeople, and volunteer librarians. The Austin Public Library Friends Foundation, which established the festival, also hosts a variety of other events such as the New Fiction Confab with well-known authors leading workshops, giving readings, and discussing their work. Over the last.

    Buy a cheap copy of Texas Short Stories 2 (American Regional book by Larry L. King. These previously unpublished short stories have their settings in diverse Texas places and times, from Old West to Winn-Dixie. The series combines works by several Free shipping over $ White (The Unpunished Vice) serves up a mesmerizing sensual history of identical twin sisters who leave their booming Texas oil town for Paris and a Colombian convent. As teens in s Range.


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