A Wonderful Stroke of LuckA Wonderful Stroke of Luck
Ann Beattie
Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2019 by Vulture, The Millions, The Observer, and O, The Oprah MagazineA razor-sharp, deeply felt new novel--the twenty-first book by Ann Beattie--about the complicated relationship between a charismatic teacher and his students, and the secrets we keep from those we loveAt a boarding school in New Hampshire, Ben joi ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2019-04-02 | ISBN-13: 9780525557340

The New Yorker StoriesThe New Yorker Stories
Ann Beattie
When Ann Beattie began publishing short stories in The New Yorker in the mid-seventies, she emerged with a voice so original, and so uncannily precise and prescient in its assessment of her characters’ drift and narcissism, that she was instantly celebrated as a voice of her generation. Her name became an adjective: Beattiesque. Subtle, wry, and ...
Number of pages: 544 | Publication Date: 2011-10-11 | ISBN-13: 9781439168752

Love AlwaysLove Always
Ann Beattie
“A master chronicler of our life and times.”—Newsday   “A very funny book. . . . If Jane Austen had been crossed with Oscar Wilde and re-crossed with the early Evelyn Waugh, and the result plonked down among the semi-beautiful people of the late 20th-century media-fringe America . . . the outcome might have been something like this.”—M ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 1986-06-12 | ISBN-13: 9780394744186

The Accomplished GuestThe Accomplished Guest
Ann Beattie
* A Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of the Year A magnificent new collection from award-winning author Ann Beattie—featuring recent O. Henry, Pushcart, and Best American Short Story selections.Surprising and revealing, set along the East Coast from Maine to Key West, Ann Beattie’s astutely observed new collection explores unconventional fr ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2017-06-13 | ISBN-13: 9781501111389

The State We're InThe State We're In
Ann Beattie
“Ann Beattie at her most magnificent…Her first new collection in ten years...These tales explore the range of emotional states the author is famous for: longing, disaffection, ambivalence, love, regret. It’s nice to hear her voice again” (People).“A peerless, contemplative page-turner” (Vanity Fair), The State We’re In is about how we ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2016-07-05 | ISBN-13: 9781501111372

Chilly Scenes of WinterChilly Scenes of Winter
Ann Beattie
This is the story of a love-smitten Charles; his friend Sam, the Phi Beta Kappa and former coat salesman; and Charles' mother, who spends a lot of time in the bathtub feeling depressed. ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 1991-01-02 | ISBN-13: 9780679732341

The World's Greatest Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)The World's Greatest Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)
Wonderfully wide-ranging and enjoyable, this outstanding collection features short stories by great 19- and 20th-century writers from America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Western Europe. Included are Hemingway's "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place," in which two waiters and a lonely customer in a Spanish cafe confront the concept of nothingness; "A & ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2006-04-28 | ISBN-13: 9780486447162

The Collected Stories of Amy HempelThe Collected Stories of Amy Hempel
Amy Hempel
Amy Hempel is a master of the short story. This celebrated volume gathers together her complete work -- four short collections of stunning stories about marriages, minor disasters, and moments of revelation. With her inimitable compassion and wit, Hempel introduces characters who make choices that seem inevitable, and whose longings and misgiving ...
Number of pages: 407 | Publication Date: 2007-09-18 | ISBN-13: 9780743291637

Peter TaylorPeter Taylor
Peter Taylor
For the first time, the complete stories of the master chronicler of tradition and transformation in the twentieth-century South.Born and raised in Tennessee, Peter Taylor was the great chronicler of the American Upper South, capturing its gossip and secrets, its divided loyalties and morally complicated legacies in tales of pure-distilled brill ...
Number of pages: 725 | Publication Date: 2017-10-03 | ISBN-13: 9781598535426

Joy of ZentangleJoy of Zentangle
by Marie Browning, Suzanne McNeill, Sandy Bartholomew
Reduce stress and increase creativity with the relaxing art of Zentangle(R)! 101 tangle patterns broken down into easy-to-follow steps Beginner-friendly instructions help you get started Personal stories from others who have increased their creativity and well-being through Zentangle Galleries of Zentangle and Zentangle-Inspired Art Do you tangle ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2012-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781574214277

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