Bark: Stories

Bark: Stories

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4.99 Bark: Stories

A new collection of stories by one of America’s most beloved and admired short-story writers, her first in fifteen years, since Birds of America (“Fluid, cracked, mordant, colloquial . . . Will stand by itself as one of our funniest, most telling anatomies of human love and vulnerability.” —The New York Times Book Review, cover).

These eight masterly stories reveal Lorrie Moore at her most mature and in a perfect configuration of craft, mind, and bewitched… (more)

Editorial reviews (18 reviews)

What Moore offers is the artful emergence of small, quiet truths and for that we should be grateful.

Bark is a neat little bundle of masterpieces, and if fifteen years is what it takes to produce one of those, then Moore is forgiven.

she has written a vital work of literature that holds a mirror up to the American public, showing us exactly what we have been doing: creating elaborate suits of armor, isolating ourselves as a means of self-defense, and barking—perhaps so loudly that we can hear nothing else.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (February 25, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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