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I ve had this book on my shelf for a long time It has a stamp inside that says it s from a school that I did not attend so I think I must have picked it up from a car boot sale The short stories are all by well established authors and, judging from the notes at the end of each story, I think they are supposed to inspire you to readby the same author It didn t work for me The stories are now very dated and pretty miserable I was not inspired to go running forbooks by these author I ve had this book on my shelf for a long time It has a stamp inside that says it s from a school that I did not attend so I think I must have picked it up from a car boot sale The short stories are all by well established authors and, judging from the notes at the end of each story, I think they are supposed to inspire you to readby the same author It didn t work for me The stories are now very dated and pretty miserable I was not inspired to go running forbooks by these authors so it s good that I had already read many of the works of F Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and a few others because I would not have read them if I d been judging them by these stories This book of short stories took me over a year to read Because these were stand alone short stories I didn t need to rush through this book However I did want to complete it this year,Reading short stories was a good change Made me realise yet somethe power of words And how even a short story can pack a punch And how good usage of words can carry a story.Most of the stories here were well written and great to read I liked the commentary of each story Got one looking out for themes This book of short stories took me over a year to read Because these were stand alone short stories I didn t need to rush through this book However I did want to complete it this year,Reading short stories was a good change Made me realise yet somethe power of words And how even a short story can pack a punch And how good usage of words can carry a story.Most of the stories here were well written and great to read I liked the commentary of each story Got one looking out for themes and writing techniques.I conclude with the concluding commentary line which sends us most grateful, most appreciative, back to life, and this is literature s highest function totally agreed This is one of the best collections of short stories I ve ever read Particular attention to Lie Thee Down, Oddity how this is notwell known I do not know It is a very interesting story The Rain Horse has the most perfect scenic description so good that you are transported to the field on that day almost completely So many good stories that will stay with me a lifetime Highly recommend. A great selection of short stories. Technically, I already read this book when I was in high school, though I highly doubt I actually read any of it.There were some stories I loved, some I hated and some I didn t really care about, so this gets three stars from me. Many stories were laborious to read through The wordiness often got in the way of my attention And they aren t as meaningful as the classics in the 1800 s I could read those better.Theenjoyable ones The Wedge Tailed Eagle Geoffrey DuttonHer First Ball Katherine MansfieldHa penny Alan PatonGrowing Up Joyce CaryThe Wharf Walter de la Mare Of all the stories in this book this is the one which sends us most grateful, most appreciative, back to life and this is literature s hig Many stories were laborious to read through The wordiness often got in the way of my attention And they aren t as meaningful as the classics in the 1800 s I could read those better.Theenjoyable ones The Wedge Tailed Eagle Geoffrey DuttonHer First Ball Katherine MansfieldHa penny Alan PatonGrowing Up Joyce CaryThe Wharf Walter de la Mare Of all the stories in this book this is the one which sends us most grateful, most appreciative, back to life and this is literature s highest function I read this at school and remember particularly liking Geoffrey Dutton and Ted Hughes I need to re read it. Very nice reading, nothing extraordinary but good enough. {Pdf} ⚢ Modern Short Stories I ì This collection is a companion to the long established and highly successful Modern Short Stories One and its essential aims are the same to offer stories of high literary quality which, though written for adults, can be enjoyed and appreciated by adolescents The fifteen stories included are by distinguished writers from Africa, America, Australia, India, Ireland, Italy and Great Britain and within their artistic context several of them deal with the special personal and social concerns of society todayThe collection includes stories by the likes of Dorothy Parker, Maeve Binchy, Garrison Keillor, Peter Carey, Flannery O Connor and Nadine Gordimer Modern Short Stories Bk 1 by Jim Hunter 1974