Winter 2013

$19.95

Legendary authors and newcomers are joined in Narrative’s Winter 2013 issue. Here you’ll find nearly 400 pages of timeless amusement and fascination.

Included in this issue are works by Ron Hansen, Joyce Carol Oates, Lynn Ahrens, Maria Hummel, Ladan Osman, Willa Carroll, and many others. A compilation of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, this collection concludes with Bohumil Hrabal’s sexy classic, “Closely Watched Trains,” and Whiting Writers’ Award winner Anthony Marra’s nonfiction essay “Reading Hrabal.”


Our Winter issue also features E. L. Doctorow’s short story “The Writer in the Family,” a classic tale of an imaginative young man’s recognitions about his dead father, complicated by his family’s needs and expectations. Narrative Prize winners Nathan Poole and Natalie Diaz are also highlighted in this issue.


This volume brings together more than forty of the best works from Narrative for 2012–2013.

  • Narrative Library. 366 pages.
  • PDF edition available for download now.
  • Also available in mobi and ePub formats.
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Weight: 24 oz
Dimensions: 10 in × 7 in × 1 in