這本《101 Classic Short Stories：經典短篇小說101篇》按全英文版出版，西方流行口袋本。共收集了歐•亨利、傑克•倫敦、霍桑、契訶夫等數十位西方著名短篇小說家的代表作與經典名篇，全書共101篇。讀者可以通過書上指定的網址，通過微盤免費下載配套的英文朗讀文件，邊聽邊讀，感受地道英語文學之樂趣。對於英語學習者來講，這是一本優秀的英語文學精讀手冊。
This outstanding collection features 101 short stories by great writers from America, the United Kingdom, Russian, and other countries. Ranging from the 19th to the 20th centuries, writers include O. Henry, Jack London, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mark Twain, Edgar Allen Poe, Anton Chekhov, James Joyce , Ambrose Bierce, Franz Kafka, and other major writers of world literature. Such a wonderfully wide-ranging and enjoyable anthology!
Invest just a few minutes in a great short story and you may be rewarded with a lesson or memory that lasts a lifetime. And it’s not just the short stories; the authors can also surprise you. We hope that you will return to this collection again and again; to re-read these classic favorites and train your literature mind.