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Publisher Comments:

Commanding, piercing, and emotionally multidimensional, "I Knew You'd Be Lovely" is a debut story collection that brims with irony, insights about the unpredictable nature of life, and the unbearable beauty of fate.

About the Author

Alethea Black was born in Boston and graduated from Harvard College in 1991. Her work has won the Arts & Letters prize, been cited as distinguished in The Best American Short Stories, and appeared in nearlya dozen literary magazines, including The Kenyon Review, The Antioch Review, and Narrative.

Table of Contents

That of which we cannot speak — The only way out is through — Good in a crisis — The thing itself — The laziest form of revelation — The summer before — Mollusk makes a comeback — I knew you'd be lovely — Proof of love — We've got a great future behind us — Double-blind — The far side of the moon — Someday is today.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307886040
Subtitle:
Stories
Publisher:
Broadway Books
Author:
Black, Alethea
Subject:
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Publication Date:
20110705
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
238

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