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The red overcoat & other stories

Frank Ananicz

The red overcoat & other stories

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Published by Arts End Books in Newton, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesRed overcoat, and other stories.
StatementFrank Ananicz.
SeriesNostoc magazine ;, no. 13
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2 .N63 no. 13, PS3551.N254 .N63 no. 13
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3172824M
ISBN 100933292120
LC Control Number83015072
OCLC/WorldCa9786033

Sixteen captivating stories by one of America's most popular storytellers. Included are such classics as "The Gift of the Magi," "The Last Leaf," "The Ransom of Red Chief," "The Voice of the City," and "The Cop and the Anthem." Publisher's Note. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. The Human Condition The universal human need for compassion is a central theme in "The Overcoat.'' Akaky Akakievich and others in the story deny their connection to the rest of humanity, but. We read it in The Overcoat and Other Stories. This story was recommended by Rebecca Makkai More stories from Week N° 11 New story recommendations from this week All stories by decade. Our newest weekly issues. N° Ma ***.


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