Since the publication of Self-Help, her first collection of stories, Lorrie Moore has been hailed as one of the greatest and most influential voices in American fiction. Her ferociously funny, soulful stories tell of the gulf between men and women, the loneliness of the broken-hearted and the yearned-for, impossible intimacies we crave. Gathered here for the first time in a beautiful hardback edition is the complete stories along with three new and previously unpublished in book form: Paper Losses, The Juniper Tree, Debarking.aWea#39;re going to go all around this island, every last peninsula, a said Mrs. Mallon in the airport parking lot, revving the engine of their rented Ford Fiesta, ... Her steering was jerky and her foot jumped around on the floor, trying to find the clutch.
|Title||:||The Collected Stories of Lorrie Moore|
|Publisher||:||Faber & Faber - 2010-12-22|