Modern Classics The Progress Of Love by Alice MunroModern Classics The Progress Of Love by Alice Munro

Modern Classics The Progress Of Love

byAlice MunroForeword byRichard Ford

Paperback | April 4, 2006

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"There are relatively few unrivalled writers writing now. Munro is one."—Richard Ford

With the ease and mastery that have won extraordinary acclaim for her writing, these eleven stories by Alice Munro explore the most intimate and transforming moments of experience-moments when the shape of life is set, moments of realization about the burden, the power, and the nature of love.

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 The Progress Of LoveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.71 × 5.09 × 0.69 inPublished:April 4, 2006Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:014305497X

ISBN - 13:9780143054979

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delightful The short stories are beautifully written and made me feel like I was right there witnessing the happenings. I couldn’t put it down once I started. #plumreview
Date published: 2018-01-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Eclectic mix of stories on love Alice Munro has captured live in its many forms in this collection of short stories. Each one made me think about how I view love I receive and give to others and how much power it can wield in our daily lives. #plumreview
Date published: 2017-01-19

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"[Munro] richly deserves recognition as one of the foremost contemporary practitioners of the short story ... [Her stories] possess the pain and immediacy of life and the clear, hard radiance of art." —The New York Times