Ellis Island and Other Stories
By Mark Helprin
Original Publisher: Delacorte Press
Current Publisher: Harvest Books
Fiction (Hardcover) Finalists That Year:
- Mark Helprin for Ellis Island and Other Stories
- John Irving for The Hotel New Hampshire
- Robert Stone for A Flag for Sunrise
- William Wharton for Dad
Fiction (Hardcover) Winner That Year: John Updike for Rabbit Is Rich
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Gabriel García Márquez won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Ellis Island and Other Stories was Helprin’s third book and second collection of stories. His first book was A Dove of the East and Other Stories (1975), followed by a novel, Refiner’s Fire (1977).