Richard Peck is best known as a novelist, he has been writing praised and
popular short stories throughout his career. His first, “Priscilla and the
Wimps,” is perhaps the most-read children’s short story of all time. Others
have inspired his award-winning novels: A Long Way from Chicago and A
Year Down Yonder began with a story called “Shotgun Cheatham’s Last Night
Above Ground” and “The Electric Summer” was the jumping point for Fair
for the first time, here are thirteen of Richard Peck’s stories, including all
of his previously published tales and two brand new ones.
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