From the author of THE LOST LANGUAGE OF CRANES, EQUAL AFFECTIONS and THE PAGE TURNER, a collection of short stories which tell of middle-class America, and the lives of its people.--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award
Finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award
“Brilliantly written.” —San Francisco Chronicle
“Astonishing—funny, eloquent, and wise.” —New York Times
“A most impressive entrance into contemporary fiction.” —Associated Press