The New Yorker: A Fiction Trio features short stories by three masters of the form:
"Path Light" by Tom Drury: A carelessly tossed bottle nearly misses a man and his dog and begins a quest to find out who threw it.
"Coping Stones" by Ann Beattie: A neighbor's secrets unsettle a small Maine town.
"The View from Castle Rock" by Alice Munro: A family emigrates from Scotland to Canada in 1818 with visions of their lives in the new world.
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