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John Metcalf sifts and sorts through a lifetime of reading, writing, and thinking about the short story in Canada and where it fits within the larger currents of world literature, offering up the most authoritative and important book on the subject to date. Building and expanding on his Century List of the best Canadian short story collections of the last 100 years, this collection offers up a guide not only to what to read, but in a series of far-ranging and personal essays, offers careful and considered instruction on how to read short fiction. Residence: Ottawa, ON. Print run 2,000.