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The Complete Stories (O'Connor)

The Complete Stories is a collection of short stories by Flannery O'Connor. It was published in 1971 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It comprises all the stories in A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Everything That Rises Must Converge plus several previously unavailable stories.

The Complete Stories
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First edition cover
AuthorFlannery O'Connor
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
GenreSouthern Gothic
PublisherFarrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date
November 8, 1971
Media typePrint
Pages556
ISBN0-374-12752-2
OCLC239478
813/.5/4
LC ClassPZ4.O183 Co PS3565.C57

Complete Stories won the 1972 U.S. National Book Award for Fiction.[1] Internet visitors named it the "Best of the National Book Awards"[2] as part of the Fiction Award's 60th anniversary celebration in 2009, voting on a ballot of the best six award winners selected by writers associated with the Foundation.[3]

ContentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Book Awards – 1972". National Book Foundation. Retrieved 2012-03-30.
    (With essays by Alice Elliott Dark and others (five) from the Awards 60-year anniversary blog.)
  2. ^ Alice Elliott Dark, et al. "1972". 60 Years of Honoring Great American Books (book-a-day blog) July 28, 2009 . National Book Foundation. Retrieved 2012-01-25.
  3. ^ "A Celebration of the 60th National Book Awards" (2009 online poll). National Book Foundation: Awards: Best of the NBAs Fiction. Retrieved before 2012-01-25.
Awards
Preceded by
Mr. Sammler's Planet
Saul Bellow
National Book Award for Fiction
1972
Succeeded by
Chimera
John Barth
Succeeded by
Augustus
John Edward Williams