Appearances and Other Stories

Appearances and Other Stories

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In this debut collection, Krasne wields insightful irony and cathartic black humor to illuminate her themes of loss, yearning and survival, bringing to it a biting female perspective. An adept stylist with an ear for dialogue and an eye for personal foibles, Krasne cleverly captures the distinct voices of her characters as they strive to negotiate the subtle and not-so-subtle minefields of family obligation and personal conflict. She has a knack for getting inside her characters' heads as they strive to keep up appearances. Readers will most surely recognize themselves, their friends and family members in all of these beautifully rendered stories.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 15.24mm | 204.12g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1600477917
  • 9781600477911

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