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This book contains70 short storiesfrom 10 classic, prize-winning and noteworthy authors. The stories were carefully selected by the criticAugust Nemo, in a collection that will please theliterature lovers.For more exciting titles, be sure to check out our 7 Best Short Stories and Essential Novelists collections.This book contains:- Kathleen Norris:Poor, Dear Margaret KirbyWhat Happened to AlannaAustin's GirlS is for Shiftless SusannaMaking Allowances for MammaDr. Bates and Miss SallyRising Water- Charles W. Chesnutt:The Wife of His YouthThe Passing of GrandisonHer Virginia MammyThe BouquetThe Sheriffs' ChildrenThe Web of Circunstance- Don Marquis:The Old SoakThe Revolt of the OysterThe Professor's AwakeningThe Saddest ManBehind the CurtainKaleToo American- Emma Orczy:The Red CarnationThe TraitorNumber 187The Trappist's VowJuliette, a Tale of TerrorThe Revenge of Ur-TasenThe Glasgow Mistery- Zona Gale:FridaySucess and Artie CherryThe DanceThe Way thw World IsWhite BreadHumanExit Charity- Anthony Trollope:The Man Who Kept His Money in a BoxThe Mistletoe BoughThe Parson's Daughter of Oxney ColneReturning HomeAn Unprotected Female at the PyramidsThe Courtship of Susan BellThe Relics of General Chasse- Ellis Parker Butler:Pigs is PigsThe Hard-boiled EggPhilo Gubb's Greatest CaseSolander's Radio TombThe Thin Santa ClausDey Ain't No GhostsThe Man Who Did Not Go to Heaven on Tuesday- Mary Shelley:The Invisible GirlThe Brother and SisterThe DreamTransformationThe Mortal ImmortalThe MournerThe Swiss Peasant- Hector Hugh Munro:The Lumber RoomThe Open WindowSredni VashtarGabriel-ErnestTobermoryThe Unrest-CureLaura- D.H. Lawrence:The Rocking-Horse WinnerTickets, Please!The Odour of ChrysanthemumsThe Horse Dealer's DaughterSecond BestThe Shades of SpringThe Fox