A Dick Staub Interview (Segment 1 of 4). Edward Jones is the prototypical literary overnight success. Having burst on the scene with a critically acclaimed but financially unrewarding collection of short stories, his next effort, The Known World followed years later and won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, National book critics Circle Award and numerous other honors. In 2006 he released his new collection of short stories, All Aunt Hagar's Children. Enjoy!