Short Stories

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  1. MsTeacher98

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    What are your favorite short stories or sets of short stories for middle school students (grades5-8)? I would love to add some to my classroom library. I would also like to record them as part of a listening library. Any good ideas?
     
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    Short Story Authors

    Here are my favorite short story authors:

    O'Henry
    Ray Bradbury
    Poe
    Jesse Stuart
    Washington Irving
    Twain
     
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    "Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut
    "By the Waters of Babylon" by Stephen Vincent Benet
    "The Most Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell
    "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry
    "The Star" by Arthur C. Clarke
    "The Man Without a Country " by Edward Everett Hale
    "The Million Year Picnic" by Ray Bradbury

    I love short stories. Well, I love GOOD short stories.
     
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    Fantastic! Thanks so much!
     

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