Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)
Published: August 25, 2009
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1551993058
ISBN - 13: 9781551993058
From the Publisher
An international literary event: Ten new stories from a beloved and award-winning author.
This stunning collection of new stories demonstrates once again why Alice Munro is celebrated as a pre-eminent master of the short story. While some of the stories are traditional, set in “Alice Munro Country” in Ontario or in B.C., dealing with ordinary women’s lives, others have a new, sharper edge. They involve child murders, strange sex, and a terrifying home invasion. By way of astonishing variety, the title story, set in Victorian Europe, follows the last journey from France to Sweden of a famous Russian mathematician. This daring, superb collection proves that Alice Munro will always surprise you.
From the Hardcover edition.