Collected Stories


by
Wallace Stegner

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 528 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

‘This is the age for the short story. None will be better or more worthy of admiration than Wallace Stegner’s Collected StoriesWashington Post Book World

In a literary career spanning more than fifty years, Wallace Stegner, winner of a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, has created a remarkable record of the history and culture of twentieth-century America. These thirty-one stories demonstrate why he is acclaimed as one of America’s master storytellers. Here are tales of young love and older wisdom, of the order and consistency of the natural world and the chaos, contradictions and continuities of the human being.

‘Exemplary stories … The reader of Stegner’s writing is immediately reminded of an essential America … a distinct place, a unique people, a common history, and a shared heritage remembered as only Stegner can’ Los Angeles Times

‘This is the age for the short story. None will be better or more worthy of admiration than Wallace Stegner’s Collected StoriesWashington Post Book World

In a literary career spanning more than fifty years, Wallace Stegner, winner of a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, has created a remarkable record of the history and culture of twentieth-century America. These thirty-one stories demonstrate why he is acclaimed as one of America’s master storytellers.… (more)

‘This is the age for the short story. None will be better or more worthy of admiration than Wallace Stegner’s Collected StoriesWashington Post Book World

In a literary career spanning more than fifty years, Wallace Stegner, winner of a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, has created a remarkable record of the history and culture of twentieth-century America. These thirty-one stories demonstrate why he is acclaimed as one of America’s master storytellers. Here are tales of young love and older wisdom, of the order and consistency of the natural world and the chaos, contradictions and continuities of the human being.

‘Exemplary stories … The reader of Stegner’s writing is immediately reminded of an essential America … a distinct place, a unique people, a common history, and a shared heritage remembered as only Stegner can’ Los Angeles Times

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