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Beach: Stories by the Sand and Sea

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J. D. Salinger's "A Perfect Day for Bananafish," John Cheever's "Goodbye, My Brother," Doris Lessing's "Through the Tunnel": These and dozens of other beloved stories share the beach as their setting. In fact, it is remarkable how many of the finest writers have set stories and novels in whole or in part at the beach — and how often they use this locale to explore the great themes of love, loss, death, family, and redemption. Beach brings together, for the first time, the very best of this literary tradition, including stories, novel excerpts, and narrative nonfiction.

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An electric, definite anthology of writings set at the seashore, this book brings together, for the first time, the very best in beach-set literary tradition, including stories, novel excerpts, and narrative nonfiction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781569246368
Editor:
Lencek, Lena
Editor:
Bosker, Gideon
Editor:
Lencek, Lena
Editor:
Bosker, Gideon
Editor:
Lencek, Lena; Bosker, Gideon
Editor:
Lencek, Lena; Bosker, Gideon; *, EDITOR
Author:
Bosker, Gideon
Author:
Lencek, Lena
Author:
Hellmich, Mittie
Publisher:
Marlowe & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Beaches
Subject:
Sea stories
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
80-2000
Publication Date:
20000531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 20 oz

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"Synopsis" by , An electric, definite anthology of writings set at the seashore, this book brings together, for the first time, the very best in beach-set literary tradition, including stories, novel excerpts, and narrative nonfiction.
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