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Like You'd Understand, Anyway (Vintage Contemporaries)

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ISBN13: 9780307277602
ISBN10: 0307277607
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Synopsis:

Shepard is a terrific mimic, and manages to give each one of his narrators a slightly different voice, wrinkling some stories with subtle irony, leading others the pomp and swagger of a professional boxer--"The Boston Globe."

About the Author

Jim Shepard is the author of six novels and two previous collections of stories. He teaches at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts.

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Natalie G, March 3, 2010 (view all comments by Natalie G)
Shepard is a master of the short story. This hilarious and engaging collection explores everything from the chernobyl explosion, to Aeschylus, to Nazis in the Himalayas. It's a true joy to read.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307277602
Author:
Shepard, Jim
Publisher:
Vintage Books USA
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Short stories, American
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Contemporaries
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.00x5.24x.68 in. .55 lbs.

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