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What are your favorite short story collections? I've finished Borges' collections and I'm mind blown. I think I really dog the short story format.

>> No.20367702

Hey man. Is that real?

>> No.20367704
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I feel a bit silly because I already mentioned them in another thread today, but The Extraordinary Adventures and The confessions of Arsene Lupin are my absolute favorite, I cat read them over and over.

>> No.20367705

Did you say dog?

>> No.20367708

Did you say cat?

>> No.20367710

I think he meant 'dig'.

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Yes, cat I help you?

>> No.20367736

Personal fan of Truman Capote's Breakfast at Tiffany's and other short stories.

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Why yes. You certainly cat.

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I really dog digs.
Also: Exhalation by Ted Chiang.

>> No.20367771

dude... is that real??

>> No.20368376

What the fuck? Is this a bot thread?

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>> No.20368399

Borges' Ficciones is one of my favourite books, it's incredible. Dubliners are also great.

>> No.20368408

Bot spotted

>> No.20368426
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You look suspicious...

>> No.20368585

I'm a big fan of the short story format as well, OP. I recommend any Gogol stories you can get your hands on, especially The Nose and The Overcoat; Nine Stories by JD Salinger; another vote for Dubliners; Kafka's stories Country Doctor and A Hunger Artist; and the little-known but well-wrought collection My Date with Satan by Stacey Richter.

>> No.20368596

oh my God, no way this is real!

>> No.20368692

Should I go on after The Aleph or nah? Got a bit too repetitive for my liking desu

>> No.20368706

صباح الفراوله

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