Emma Straub’s Top 10
Emma Straub is an author and bookseller. Her debut story collection, Other People We Married, was published in 2011 by FiveChapters Books, and will be rereleased in February 2012 by Riverhead Books. Her fiction and non-fiction have been published by Tin House, The Paris Review Daily, Slate, and other journals. She works at Bookcourt bookstore in Brooklyn. She said: there are my favorite stories in no particular order.
|1.||“In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson Is Buried,” Amy Hempel||2.||“You're Ugly, Too,” Lorrie Moore|
|3.||“The Ceiling,” Kevin Brockmeier||4.||“Death by Landscape,” Margaret Atwood|
|5.||“Cathedral,” Raymond Carver||6.||“Catskin,” Kelly Link|
|7.||“Sir Fleeting,” Lauren Groff||8.||“Dangerous Laughter,” Stephen Millhauser|
|9.||“A Choice of Accommodations,” Jhumpa Lahiri||10.||“Big Me,” Dan Chaon|