The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories

The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories

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A glimmering collection of new short fiction from the Booker Prize winner.

“Lively writes with an astringent blend of sympathy and detachment, emotional wisdom and satiric wit.” —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times

In such acclaimed novels as The Photograph, Family Album, and How It All Began, Penelope Lively has captivated readers with her singular blend of wisdom, elegance, and humor. Now, in her first story collection in decades, Lively takes up themes… (more)

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This collection illuminates the way we rely on stories, deny them and repeat them. For better or worse, stories belong to all of us.

Book Details  

Publisher: Viking Adult (May 09, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 655 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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