Dance of the Happy Shades

Paperback $15.95

Vintage | Aug 11, 1998 | 240 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780679781516

  • Paperback$15.95

    Vintage | Aug 11, 1998 | 240 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780679781516

  • Ebook$11.99

    Vintage | Dec 21, 2011 | 240 Pages | ISBN 9780307814548

Awards

Man Booker International Prize WINNER 2009

Nobel Prize WINNER 2013

Praise

Praise from fellow writers:

“Her work felt revolutionary when I came to it, and it still does.” —Jhumpa Lahiri

“She is one of the handful of writers, some living, most dead, whom I have in mind when I say that fiction is my religion.” —Jonathan Franzen

“The authority she brings to the page is just lovely.” —Elizabeth Strout

“She’s the most savage writer I’ve ever read, also the most tender, the most honest, the most perceptive.” —Jeffery Eugenides

“Alice Munro can move characters through time in a way that no other writer can.”—Julian Barnes

“She is a short-story writer who…reimagined what a story can do.” —Lorrie Moore

“There’s probably no one alive who’s better at the craft of the short story.” —Jim Shepard

“A true master of the form.” —Salman Rushdie

“A wonderful writer.” —Joyce Carol Oates

Table Of Contents

Walker Brothers Cowboy

The Shining Houses

Images

Thanks for the Ride

The Office

An Ounce of Cure

The Time of Death

Day of the Butterfly

Boys and Girls

Postcard

Red Dress—1946

Sunday Afternoon

A Trip to the Coast

The Peace of Utrecht

Dance of the Happy Shades

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