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Shiloh and Other Stories
BOBBIE ANN MASON

Shiloh and Other Stories by Bobbie Ann Mason
7 reviews (1982) (256p)
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Finalist
National Book Award Finalist
PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist

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Book Description
"These stories will last," said Raymond Carver of Shiloh and Other Stories when it was first published, and almost two decades later this stunning fiction debut and winner of the PENHemingway Award has become a modern American classic. In Shiloh, Bobbie Ann Mason introduces us to her western Kentucky people and the lives they forge for themselves amid the ups and downs of contemporary American life, and she poignantly captures the growing pains of the New South in the lives of her characters as they come to terms with feminism, R-rated movies, and video games.

"Bobbie Ann Mason is one of those rare writers who, by concentrating their attention on a few square miles of native turf, are able to open up new and surprisingly wide worlds for the delighted reader," said Robert Towers in The New York Review of Books.


Other Award Winning Books by Bobbie Ann Mason
Clear Springs: A Memoir by Bobbie Ann Mason
19 reviews (1999) (296p) (PP Bio)
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Feather Crowns by Bobbie Ann Mason
13 reviews (1993) (464p) (NBCCA)
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Bobbie Ann Mason Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 5  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 3  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 0  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 1 Clear Springs: A Memoir ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 0  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 2 Feather Crowns · Shiloh and Other Stories ·  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 1 Shiloh and Other Stories ·  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 1 Shiloh and Other Stories ·  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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