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The collected stories of Lorrie Moore

Author: Lorrie Moore
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collected here for the first time are the stories from Self-help, Like Life, Birds of American and those from Anagrams, along with three new stories in which Moore turns her attentions to life's middle years.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorrie Moore
ISBN: 9780571239344 057123934X
OCLC Number: 190777219
Description: viii, 656 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foes --
Paper losses --
The Juniper tree --
Debarking --
Willing --
Which is more than I can say about some people --
Dance in America --
Community life --
Agnes of Iowa --
Charades --
Four calling birds, three french hens --
Beautiful grade --
What you want to do is fine --
Real estate --
People like that are the only people here : canonical babbling in peed onk --
Terrific mother --
Two boys --
Vissi d'Arte --
Joy --
You're ugly, too --
Places to look for your mind --
The Jewish hunter --
Starving again --
Like life --
Escape from the invasion of the love-killers --
Strings too short to use --
Yard sale --
Water --
How to be an other woman --
What is seized --
The kid's guide to divorce --
How --
Go like this --
How to talk to your mother (notes) --
Amahl and the night visitors : a guide to the tenor of love --
How to become a writer --
To fill.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Lorrie Moore.

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Features stories that tell of the gulf between men and women. This work contains stories including: "Paper Losses", "The Juniper Tree", and "Debarking".  Read more...

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