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A first collection of short stories by an acclaimed and prize-winning author reveals the ways by which family life, rituals, and disappointments shape and haunt us all
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David Leavitt has written story collections and novels including The Lost Language of Cranes, While England Sleeps, The Body of Jonah Boyd, The Indian Clerk (finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and shortlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award), and The Two Hotel Francforts. He is also the author of two nonfiction works, The Man Who Knew Too Much and Florence, A Delicate Case. He is professor of English at the University of Florida in Gainesville, and edits the literary magazine Subtropics.
“Brilliantly written.” ―San Francisco Chronicle
“Astonishing--funny, eloquent, and wise.” ―New York Times
“A most impressive entrance into contemporary fiction.” ―Associated Press
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Book Description Warner Books, 1991. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0446393266
Book Description Warner Books, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Warner Books ed. Seller Inventory # DADAX0446393266