Now available for the first time in audio as a digital download, a selection of stories from Grace Paley.
Whether writing about relationships, little girls, loving and bickering couples, angry suburbanites, frustrated job-seekers, or Jewish children performing a Christmas play, GRACE PALEY captured the loneliness, poignancy, and humor of the human experience with matchless style. This volume collects a selection of her stories, including:
-From The Little Disturbances of Man -The Pale Pink Roast -An Interest in Life Two Short Sad Stories from a Long and Happy Life -A Subject of Childhood -Enormous Changes at the Last Minute -Debts -Living -A Conversation with My Father -The Immigrant Story -The Long Distance Runner -From Later the Same Day -Dreamer in a Dead Language -Friends -In This Country, but in Another Language -My Aunt Refuses to Marry the Men Everyone Wants Her To -Mother -A Man Told Me the Story of His Life -The Story Hearer -This Is a Story About My Friend George the Toy Inventor -Zagrowsky Tells
This audio collection is an abridgement of the full volume of Grace Paley’s short story work.
Grace Paley was a short story writer, poet, pacifist, political activist, and professor. She was the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship for Fiction, the Edith Wharton Award, the Rea Award for the Short Story, the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction, and… More about Grace Paley