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English Literature: Modern and Contemporary: Collections and Awards

Best of...

The Best American Series, published yearly by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, includes the best in short stories, mystery stories, science and nature writing, comics, nonrequired reading, and more.

Check out the MU library catalog to find the Best American Series.


This list also includes links to several other lists of popular modern and contemporary novels, short stories, and poems, some produced professionally and others informally.

Literary Awards