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Short Story Criticism - Reference Books
Critical Survey of Short Fiction
Call Number: REF PN 3321 .C7 2001
Critical discussions and biographical information on short story writers.
This is a sample of some books in the Reference collection that might help with your assignment.
Facts on File Companion to the American Short Story. 2nd ed.
Call Number: REF PS 374 .S5 F33 2010
Masterplots II: Short Story Series.
Call Number: REF PN 3326 .M27 2004
Examines theme, characters, plot, style, and technique of selected nineteenth and twentieth century works of short fiction.
Short Story Criticism
Call Number: REF PN 3373 . S387
Multi-volume work containing criticism of short stories as well as biographical information on the authors
Twentieth Century Short Story Explication: Interpretations
Call Number: REF PN 3373 .T8
Six volumes, covering 1900-1988. Identifies journal articles and books containing literary criticism of short stories.
Twentieth Century Short Story Explication: New Series
Call Number: REF PN 3373 .T85
Four volumes, containing nearly 6000 entries that provide a bibliography of interpretations for short stories published between 1989 and 1996.
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