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May 15, 2018
| 305 Minutes
May 15, 2018 | ISBN 9780525643531
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 LifeTwo 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 TellsThis 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
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