12 Short Stories

12 Short Stories

William Faulkner

This magisterial collection of short works by Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner reminds readers of his ability to compress his epic vision into narratives as hard and wounding as bullets. Among the 12 selections in this book are such classics as “A Rose for Emily, “Barn Burning” and “Two Soldiers”.

12 Short Stories - In the press

The opening story of William Faulkner’s 12 Short Stories is available on YNET

12 Short Stories - Reviews

“For all his concern with the South, Faulkner was actually seeking out the nature of man. Thus we must turn to him for that continuity of moral purpose which made for greatness of our classics.”

Ralph Ellison

“No man ever put more of his heart and soul into the written word than did William Faulkner. If you want to know all you can about that heart and soul, the fiction where he put it is still right th...

Eudora Welty