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Bobcat and Other Stories

Author: Lee, Rebecca

Publisher: Algonquin Books

Format:Paperback
List Price:$14.95
Our Price:$5.99 (60% OFF) USD
Stock:292

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Bobcat and Other Stories :

Rebecca Lee, one of our most gifted and original short story writers, guides readers into a range of landscapes, both foreign and domestic, crafting stories as rich as novels. A student plagiarizes a paper and holds fast to her alibi until she finds herself complicit in the resurrection of one professor's shadowy past. A dinner party becomes the occasion for the dissolution of more than one marriage. A woman is hired to find a wife for the one true soulmate she's ever found. In all, Rebecca Lee traverses the terrain of infidelity, obligation, sacrifice, jealousy, and yet finally, optimism. Showing people at their most vulnerable, Lee creates characters so wonderfully flawed, so driven by their desire, so compelled to make sense of their human condition, that it's impossible not to feel for them when their fragile belief in romantic love, domestic bliss, or academic seclusion fails to provide them with the sort of force field they'd expected.


Category   Subject
Fiction   Short Stories

ISBN 13:9781616201739
ISBN 10:1616201738
Format:Paperback
Language:English
Pages:212
Size:8.19" l x 5.63" w x 0.69" h
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