stories and eventually her first short story collection, Heart Songs and Other stories appeared in 1988, followed in 1992 by Postcards, which won the 1993 PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction. And with her second novel, “Shipping News” she won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Award for fiction in 1994. Proulx has twice won the O. Henry Prize for the year's best short story. In 1
"Nobodys Business" (2001, The New Yorker) ("The Best American Short Stories 2002")
"Hell-Heaven" (2004, The New Yorker)
"Once In A Lifetime" (2006, The New Yorker)
"Years End" (2007, The New Yorker)
1993 TransAtlantic Award from the Henfield Foundation
1999 O. Henry Award for short story "Interpreter of Maladies"
1999 PEN/Hemingway Award (Best Fiction Debut of