Today, short story writer Alice Munro was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. The Nobel, one of the most prestigious literary prizes, is given to a writer for a lifetime of work, rather than a single novel, short story or collection. The short press release issued by the Nobel committe call Munro a “master of the contemporary short story”. Bookriot.com has a great post offering suggestions for getting started reading her work. Here are their suggestions with links to reserve them from the library catalog.