High Five

High Five

An Anthology of Fiction From Ten Years of Five Points

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Baker & Taylor
Published to commemorate the award-winning literary journal's tenth anniversary, a collection of short works features some of its favorite contributions and includes pieces by such writers as Alice Hoffman, Robert Olen Butler, and Madison Smartt Bell. Simultaneous.

Perseus Publishing
On the ten-year anniversary of the inaugural issue of Five Points, the literary journal of Georgia State University’s Department of English and Creative Writing Program, comes a celebration of its finest contributions throughout the years. Five Points was the winner of the Best New Journal Award in 1998 from the Council of Literary Magazines and some of the works first published in Five Points have appeared in Best American Short Stories and Best American Poetry. To mark this milestone, nineteen of the best short stories they have published have been compiled in this long awaited anthology, featuring contributions by Ha Jin, Alice Hoffman, Robert Olen Butler, and Ann Hood, Ann Beattie, and Madison Smartt Bell. Organized along the topics of Family, Self, and Other, this collection is a remarkable commemorative of a publication that has been hailed as one of the country’s best literary journal.


On the ten-year anniversary of the inaugural issue of Five Points, the literary journal of Georgia State University's Department of English and Creative Writing Program, comes a celebration of its finest contributions throughout the years. Five Points was the winner of the Best New Journal Award in 1998 from the Council of Literary Magazines and some of the works first published in Five Points have appeared in Best American Short Stories and Best American Poetry. To mark this milestone, nineteen of the best short stories they have published have been compiled in this long awaited anthology, featuring contributions by Ha Jin, Alice Hoffman, Robert Olen Butler, and Ann Hood, Ann Beattie, and Madison Smartt Bell. Organized along the topics of Family, Self, and Other, this collection is a remarkable commemorative of a publication that has been hailed as one of the country's best literary journal.


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On the ten-year anniversary of the inaugural issue of Five Points, the literary journal of Georgia State University’s Department of English and Creative Writing Program, comes a celebration of its finest contributions throughout the years. Five Points was the winner of the Best New Journal Award in 1998 from the Council of Literary Magazines and some of the works first published in Five Points have appeared in Best American Short Stories and Best American Poetry. To mark this milestone, nineteen of the best short stories they have published have been compiled in this long awaited anthology, featuring contributions by Ha Jin, Alice Hoffman, Robert Olen Butler, and Ann Hood, mention a few more writers, and some titles of the stories. Organized along the topics of Family, Self, and Other, this collection is a remarkable commemorative of a publication that has been hailed as one of the country’s best literary journals.


Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, c2006
ISBN: 9780786718450
0786718455
Branch Call Number: FIC H
Characteristics: vi, 362 p. ;,22 cm
Additional Contributors: Sexton, Megan
Alternative Title: Five points

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