The Stories of John Cheever by John Cheever

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The Stories of John Cheever is a 1978 short story collection by American author John Cheever. It contains some of his most famous stories, including "The Enormous Radio," "Goodbye, My Brother," "The Country Husband," "The Five-Forty-Eight" and "The Swimmer." It won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1979; the paperback version won the American Book Award for Fiction in 1981.

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The 273rd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 7th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  2. - 13th on El Pais Favorite Books of 100 Spanish Authors (El Pais)
  3. - 66th on The Top 10: The Greatest Books of All Time (The Top 10 (Book))
  4. - National Book Award - Fiction (National Book Foundation)
  5. - 50 Memorable Books from 50 Years of Books to Remember (The New York Public Library)
  6. - The 80 Books Every Man Should Read (Esquire)
  7. - Donald Barthelme’s Reading List (Believer Mag)
  8. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)
  9. - National Book Critics Circle Award - Fiction (National Book Critics Circle)

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