Posts Tagged ‘Salman Rushdie’

Appearances

Fall 2013 Appearances

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The Best American Short Stories 2008

Co-edited with Heidi Pitlor
The Best American Series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume’s series editor selects notable works from hundreds of periodicals. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has [...]

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East, West

East, West is a collection of nine stories that reveal the oceanic distances and the unexpected intimacies between East and West.
PRAISE
“One of the decade’s great literary triumphs: magical, compassionate, wise, beautiful, and so very entertaining.”—The Toronto Star

“Richly imaginative…The characters are memorable, the language swift, and the reader is touched by desire, friendship and love.” —The Globe [...]

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Grimus

After drinking an elixir that bestows immortality upon him, a young Indian named Flapping Eagle spends the next seven hundred years sailing the seas with the blessing–and ultimately the burden–of living forever. Eventually, weary of the sameness of life, he journeys to the mountainous Calf Island to regain his mortality. There he meets other immortals [...]

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