Modern Classics Open Secrets by Alice MunroModern Classics Open Secrets by Alice Munro

Modern Classics Open Secrets

byAlice MunroForeword byJane Urquhart

Paperback | May 22, 2007

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With an Introduction by Jane Urquhart

The is a remarkable magic in these eight matchless stories—stories set in Ontario, Australia, Europe; in dangerous mountains, forbidding wilderness, familiar towns. Things that cannot be explained happen here—and yet all seems inevitable, deeply credible and always profoundly true to the human heart.

Alice Munro grew up in Wingham, Ontario, and attended the University of Western Ontario. She has published sixteen books — Dance of the Happy Shades; Lives of Girls and Women, Something I’ve Been Meaning to Tell You; Who Do You Think You Are?; The Moons of Jupiter; The Progress of Love; Friend of My Youth; Open Secrets; Selected Storie...
Title:Modern Classics Open SecretsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 7.72 × 5.09 × 0.7 inPublished:May 22, 2007Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143054996

ISBN - 13:9780143054993


Rated 4 out of 5 by from I liked it I enjoyed these stories! They took me out of the here and now and dropped me into different settings (cities, eras, etc.) It was a book that was a good escape. I enjoyed it!
Date published: 2018-02-13

Editorial Reviews

Open Secrets is a book that dazzles with its faith in language and in life.”
The New York Times Book Review

“[Munro] illuminates the unfathomable innerness of everything.”
— Jane Urquhart