The Chocolate Room and Other Stories
A man builds a child's playground in his back garden. A young woman believes she has been experimented on by aliens. An unemployed man finds his purpose in doing nothing. This is the first collection of stories by the author of the well-received novel, "The Blue Box." Many of these stories have been previously published, individually in magazines and anthologies, or as Kindle Editions. Seventeen tales that dramatize such themes as identity, the meaning of work, suicide, the weight or comfort of memory, childhood and families, the borders of madness, and transcendence through adversity.
- Paperback | 194 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.18mm | 349.26g
- 31 Jan 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Jurgen Olschewski
Jurgen Olschewski has published a novel, "The Blue Box," a book of short stories, "The Chocolate Room and Other Stories," and a collection of poems, "After School." He has published stories and poems in magazines and anthologies, and has had work broadcast on the radio."