Short Rats Read in 2008

  • “Baghdad, Mexico” by Sito Negron, Texas Monthly Jan 2009
  • “Holding Garmsir” by John Spong, Texas Monthly Jan 2009
  • “Leopard” by Wells Tower, New Yorker, 10 Nov 2008
  • “Untangling the Mystery of the Inca” by Gareth Cook in The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2008
  • “The Universe’s Invisible Hand” by Christopher J. Conselice in The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2008
  • “Suffering Souls by John Seabrook, New Yorker, 10 Nov 2008
  • “Double Though” by Michael Wood, London Review of Books, 20 Nov 2008
  • “Most Likely to Succeed” by Malcolm Gladwell, New Yorker, 15 Dec 2008
  • “Dead Fish Museum” by Charles D’Ambrosio
  • “True Crime” by David Grann, New Yorker, 11 Feb 2008
  • “Wandering Spooks” by David Simpson, London Review of Books, 14 Aug 2008
  • “Just Two Clicks: Jonathan Raban Writes about the Virtual Life of Neil Entwistle,” London Review of Books, 14 Aug 2008
  • “Superbugs” by Jerome Groopman
  • “The Chameleon” by David Grann
  • “The Itch” by Atul Gawande
  • “The Gentle Lena” by Gertrude Stein
  • “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • “What We Talk about When We Talk about Love” by Raymond Carver
  • “A Rose for Emily” by William Faulkner
  • “A Good Man Is Hard to Find” by Flannery O’Connor
  • “The Flowers” by Alice Walker
  • “The Lesson” by Toni Cade Bambara
  • “The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin
  • “Bad Neighbors” by Edward P. Jones
  • “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien
  • “Hills Like White Elephants” by Ernest Hemingway
  • “The Secret Goldfish” by David Means
  • “Everyday Use” by Alice Walker
  • “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been” by Joyce Carol Oates
  • “The Red Convertible” by Louise Erdrich
  • “Love in LA” by Dagoberto Gilb
  • “Mistral” by Raoul Whitfield (from Hard-Boiled)
  • “Round Trip” by W.R. Burnett (from Hard-Boiled)
  • “The Scorched Face” by Dashiell Hammett (from Hard-Boiled : An Anthology of American Crime Stories)
  • “Magda Mandela” by Hari Kunzru (from The Book of Other People)
  • “Jordan Wellington Lint” by Chris Ware (short graphic story from The Book of Other People)
  • “Skeleton Rattle Your Mouldy Leg” by Bill Pronzini (from The Mammoth Book of Private Eye Stories)
  • “One, Two, Three” by Paul Cain (from The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps)
  • “The Creeping Siamese” by Dashiell Hammett (from The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps)
  • “Honest Money” by Erle Stanley Gardner (from The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps)
  • “A Pedestrian Accident” by Robert Coover (from Pricksongs & Descants)

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