In the Mouth

In the Mouth

Stories and Novellas

Book - 2008
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"...an American talent..."--Stephen King Pollack writes about times of tragedy and transition insightfully, aware of their everyday quality and of their gravity. In the Mouth is a window onto the amazing tenderness and irrationality of human life. One story, "The Bris," has been selected for The Best American Short-Stories 2008 (Edited by Stephen King and Heidi Pitlor). "Eileen Pollock writes with great acuity, humor, and intelligent resign-ation about the various ways family love is called upon and revealed. This book is terrific company."--Lorrie Moore "These are funny, rueful, wise stories, steeped in absurdity, pain, possibility --the work of a writer who has lived."--Gish Jen
Publisher: Tribeca, New York : Four Way Books ; Lebanon, NH : Distributed by University Press of New England, c2008.
ISBN: 9781884800825
1884800823
Characteristics: ix, 257 p. ;,23 cm.

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