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World War I and the beginning of the Great Depression. Provide students with a general overview of a few short story writers who have greatly. Whichever of us can cause that traveller to take off his cloak shall be. And listen to a weekly show with short stories by famous American authors. Rip Van Winkle is an American masterpiece of the short story. The author drew on his memories and experiences of the Hudson River Valley and.

Rip Van Winkle is such a well-known tale that almost every child in the United States has.

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Over short stories can be found in American Literatures Short Story Library, including many of the greatest short stories ever written. We have thousands of short stories in our short story library including the best short stories.

Click a button to find the best short stories from the authors below. If you are looking for a particular story, you can page through the titles below or you. Abel And His Great Adventure. About Magnanimous-Incident Literature.

Way, we feel that Poes influence on structure in the short story has been great, it. Jul 30, King is one of the most popular authors in America, and a very. Newspapers became more popular, and included not only poems and stories, but also articles and photo essays about their authors.

Twain, Mark Famous American author, humorist, novelist, lecturer. This collection of short stories by O. And I quote: Yes," was the reply, "I don't know what the first two were, but the third was for death.

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That's how I got the paw. A classic revenge story in the horror genre. The story is set in an unspecified Italian city, the protagonist, Motressor believes he has suffered a thousand slights and injuries at the hand of his friend. Montressor invites -- rather tricks --his friend, Fortunato , into tasting some wine stored back at his pallazo in the wine cellar.

Mark Twain's take on the battle of the sexes is funny and witty and brilliant as he writes once from Eve's perspective and then follows-up from Adam's.

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A sample observation from Eve, "He talks very little. Perhaps it is because he is not bright The Story of an Hour.

This dramatic short story -- an early entrant in feminist literature -- was very controversial when published in It suggests a possibility that people of that era were more comfortable rejecting rather than considering.

The story still has the power to make modern readers uncomfortable.

But please note that it is possible and sometimes even desirable to criticize an aspect of something to point out a nuanced feature; a quick mind can illuminate part of an arrangement without condemning the entire arrangement. I believe that is what Chopin did here. This suspenseful and climactic story will take you on an emotional journey. The hard-luck life of hard-hearted miners changes with the birth of Thomas Luck who draws on the heart strings of the rough and tumble miners of Roaring Camp.

Featured in our Civil War Stories. A beautiful story hinting at the depths of a woman's emotional complexity. A great short story, one that could easily be misunderstood by modern feminists. Another interesting story from Ambrose Bierce.

This one is also set during the American Civil War. I classify this one under man versus himself. One of the early American classics, and don't forget its famous companion Rip Van Winkle. All three of these stories are important examples of Hawthorne's contribution to the genre of Dark Romanticism, and should be read.

The first one is my favorite of the three. A classic dose of O. Henry coming straight at you.

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The Celebrated Jumping Frog. The famous story of Dan'l Webster the frog, and his anticipated performance in the jumping contest. Plantagenet says it's fast. Lennox is helpless to resist.

A sentimental story about love and kindness: A widely read story, one of Melville's finest examples of Dark Romanticism, whose interpretation has been widely debated. If you figure out what it means, please let us know!

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Poe again, this time with an early entry into the genre of detective stories. This short story is based on a murder story that Glaspell covered as a young reporter.The characters realize that they never thought about the ways their wishes could destroy people and their lives.

The story exposes the whole system of corruption that led to a massive explosion taking innocent lives and poisoning multiple generations. But the way he handles his rage, in the end, makes him look more mature than most human beings.

This absurd balance manages to make the story both light and deep at the same time.

You can read a whole story in one sitting. Anderson, Sherwood American short-story writer, novelist 1 - Andrews, Mary. And I quote:

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