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The Shell Collector: Stories Mass Market Paperback – February 15, 2003

4.3 out of 5 stars 819 ratings

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A show-stopping debut. -- Los Angeles Times

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Anthony Doerr has lived in Africa and New Zealand. His stories have appeared in numerous publications, including the Atlantic Monthly, the Paris Review, and Zoetrope: All Story. He is twenty-nine years old and is currently at work on a novel.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Books; Reissue edition (February 15, 2003)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Mass Market Paperback ‏ : ‎ 224 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0142002968
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0142002964
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 18 years and up
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 6.4 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.3 x 0.58 x 8.14 inches
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Anthony Doerr has won numerous prizes for his fiction, including the Pulitzer Prize and the Carnegie Medal. His novel, 'All the Light We Cannot See,' was a #1 New York Times Bestseller and his new novel, 'Cloud Cuckoo Land,' published in September of 2021, was a finalist for the National Book Award. Learn more at www.anthonydoerr.com.

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