Here are a few of our favorite selections from literary masters and contemporary writers. They're just right for those big on culture but short on time.
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A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories
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The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories
Self-Help. Despite the title, this is not a self-help book, but a collection of nine brilliant short stories.
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