Valerie Trueblood
This collection will cement Valerie Trueblood’s standing as one of the finest American short story writers at work today: gathered together for the first time are stories spanning her acclaimed career, presented along with her newest work Valerie Trueblood's writing has been praised by The New York Times as "an exercise in literary restraint and ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2018-08-07 | ISBN-13: 9781640090736

Seven LovesSeven Loves
Valerie Trueblood
A woman experiences seven pivotal and wrenching relationships throughout the course of her life, from a passionate lover who changes her future and a risk-taking son who resists intervention to an eccentric red-headed mother and a beautiful young co-worker. 20,000 first printing. ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2006-06-21 | ISBN-13: 9780316058933

Search PartySearch Party
Valerie Trueblood
In the epigraph to this volume, Penelope Fitzgerald tells us: “If a story begins with finding, it must end with searching,” and so we discover each story here to follow the arc of a search, just as each also contains a rescue. What is immediately apparent is that it will be impossible to guess the form this rescue will take or even who it is who ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2013-07-16 | ISBN-13: 9781619021495

Marry or BurnMarry or Burn
Valerie Trueblood
From the author of Seven Loves comes this austere, passionately shaped collection of stories that courageously explores the dynamic nature of modern marriage, the life-shattering heartbreak that often accompanies its collapse, and the fickle way in which the boundaries between us can be broken, erased, and newly defined.At her daughter’s wedding, ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2010-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781582435985

Glimmer Train Stories, 102Glimmer Train Stories, 102
by Jonathan Muzzell, Alexandra Chang, Katherine Hubbard, Taylor Koekkoek, Colin Fleming, Jamel Brinkley, Jad Josey, Amanda S. Torres, Madiha Sattar, Ben Stroud, Chase Burke, Alberto Manguel, Jennifer Levasseur (interviewer), Kevin Rabalais (interviewer), Valerie Trueblood
Literary short stories by established and emerging writers.Excerpts: Jonathan Muzzall Killer and Crud Get Married Killer said, "I want to thank you again for accepting my apology without any fuss." Alexandra Chang Tomb Sweeping Day I watched him glide into the sea, first to his ankles, then to his thighs. He stood still in one spot for some time--s ...
Number of pages: 228 | Publication Date: 2018-03-20 | ISBN-13: 9781595530516

Beauty on EarthBeauty on Earth
Charles Ferdinand Ramuz
Through the door of a Swiss inn the reader steps into a painting. Two men talk to each other and before long the writer -someone like them, one of them- begins to address us. Thus commences the fugue that is Beauty on Earth,in which the coming of a beautiful orphan to her uncle's inn brings a gradual chaos upon his town. Swiss novelist Charles-Ferd ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2013-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9780987276070

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