The Afterlife: And Other Stories

The Afterlife: And Other Stories

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To the hero of the title story of this collection, all of England has the glow of an afterlife: “A miraculous lacquer lay upon everything, beading each roadside twig . . . each reed of thatch, each tiny daisy trembling in the grass.” All of these stories, each in its own way, partake of this glow, as life beyond middle age is explored and found to have its own exquisite dearness. As death approaches, existence takes on, for some of Updike’s aging characters,… (more)

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Publisher: Random House (October 14, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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