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Title Everyday people : the color of life--a short story anthology / edited by Jennifer Baker.

Edition First Atria Paperback edition.
Publication Info. New York : Atria Paperback, 2018.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction  F EVERYDAY    AVAILABLE
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Description xi, 320 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Link / Courttia Newland -- A sheltered woman / Yiyun Li -- High pursuit / Mitchell S. Jackson -- Do us part / Nelly Rosario -- Mine / Alexander Chee -- Wisdom / Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond -- Boy/Gamin / Brandon Taylor -- The kontrabida / Mia Alvar -- The African-American special / Jason Reynolds -- Long enough to drown / Glendaliz Camacho -- If a bird can be a ghost / Allison Mills -- Last rites / Dennis Norris II -- Moosehide / Carleigh Baker -- Surrender / Hasanthika Sirisena.
Summary "This gorgeously wrought anthology represents a wide range of styles, themes, and perspectives on a variety of topics. The carefully selected stories depict moments that linger--moments of doubt, crossroads to be chosen, relationships, epiphanies, moments of loss and moments of discovery. A celebration of writing and expression, Everyday People brings to light the rich tapestry that binds us all. An eclectic mix of award-winning and critically lauded writers, the contributors include: Mia Alvar, Carleigh Baker, Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond, Glendaliz Camacho, Alexander Chee, Junot Díaz, Mitchell S. Jackson, Yiyun Li, Allison Mills, Courttia Newland, Dennis Norris II, Jason Reynolds, Nelly Rosario, Hasanthika Sirisena, Brandon Taylor"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Short stories, American.
American fiction -- 21st century.
Genre Short stories.
Added Author Baker, Jennifer, 1981- editor.
Newland, Courttia. Link.
Li, Yiyun, 1972- Sheltered woman.
Jackson, Mitchell S. High pursuit.
Rosario, Nelly, 1972- Do us part.
Chee, Alexander. Mine.
Brew-Hammond, Nana Ekua. Wisdom.
Taylor, Brandon (Author). Boy/Gamin.
Alvar, Mia, 1978- Kontrabida.
Reynolds, Jason. African-American special.
Camacho, Glendaliz. Long enough to drown.
ISBN 9781501134944 (paperback)
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