A beautiful hardcover edition of the collected stories of one of America’s most revered and admired authors.
Gathered here in one volume for the first time are the stories that have made Lorrie Moore one of the most significant and best-loved writers of her generation. Originally published in the acclaimed story collections Self-Help, Like Life, Birds of America, and Bark, these humorous and poignant tales of lovers, loneliness, and never quite belonging are delivered in her characteristically knowing, wry voice, and confirm Moore as a master of the short story.
Lorrie Moore is the Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She is the recipient of the Irish Times International Prize for Literature and a Lannan Foundation fellowship, as well as the PEN/Malamud Award and… More about Lorrie Moore