Enor­mous Changes at the Last Minute: Stories

Grace Paley
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December 12, 2013

In this col­lec­tion of short sto­ries, orig­i­nal­ly pub­lished in 1974, Grace Paley makes the nov­el as a form seem vir­tu­al­ly redun­dant” (Angela Carter, Lon­don Review of Books). Her sto­ries here cap­ture the itch of the city, love between par­ents and chil­dren” and the cut­ting edge of com­bat” (Lis Har­ris, The New York Times Book Review). In this col­lec­tion of sev­en­teen sto­ries, she cre­ates a sol­id and vital fic­tion­al world, cross-ref­er­enced and dense with life” (Wal­ter Clemons, Newsweek).

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