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8 edition of Stories that count. found in the catalog.

Stories that count.

by William A. Roecker

  • 337 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, American,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by William A. Roecker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.R613 St, PS659 St
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 214 p.
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4767407M
      ISBN 100030841461
      LC Control Number78126799
      OCLC/WorldCa119688

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Duotrope (a free writers’ resource listing over current fiction and poetry publications) caps their search for short story publishers at 7, words, which means most publishers are looking for stories of less than that length.