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Say Something Nice About Me : Stories (Paperback) (Sara Schaff)

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Fiction. Women's Studies. In the twelve stories in this engrossing collection, Sara Schaff introduces us to characters at turning points in their lives; in doing so, she charts the way we take risks—or create illusions—in the face of the unknown. A newly blended family's vacation is upended by one daughter's mythmaking and another's eagerness to believe her. A young couple on the verge of breaking up take one last trip together, only to have their reconciliation disrupted by uninvited guests. A woman faces accusations of theft by the very people who think they have saved her from a troubled past. In beautiful prose that is sometimes dark, sometimes humorous, Schaff's stories grapple with class, sexuality, and relationships in ways that feel revelatory and yet deeply true. Awkward, flawed, and hopeful, these characters' stories hum with the regrets and desires that drive us—sometimes closer to our goals, sometimes heartbreakingly further away.
Number of Pages: 180
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Small Pr Distribution
Author: Sara Schaff
Language: English
Street Date: November 1, 2016
TCIN: 51771221
UPC: 9780988735583
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-8000
$17.09
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