The Story Pocket Book Author:Whit Burnett A story for every hour of the day. Here are twenty-four of the finest recent short stories, each one by a lading author. Here are stories for every mood and taste - stories of exciting action, of mysterious and violent death, humorous stories, and stories of the spirit. Here is the perfect companion for traveling and the ideal book for a midnigh... more »t reading (it won't wake anyone up when you fall asleep and it drops on the floor).
And your guarantee of excellence is twofold; first, each one of these stories was originally published in Story Magazine, which the late Edward J. O'Brien, the world's foremost short story authority, called "the most distinguished short story magazine in the world"; second, these stories have been selected by Mr. Burnett, one of the two founders of Story Magazine, its present editor, and the compiler of the recent famous best-selling anthology "This Is My Best."« less