Penguin Modern Classics Runaway by Alice MunroPenguin Modern Classics Runaway by Alice Munro

Penguin Modern Classics Runaway

byAlice Munro

Paperback | August 31, 2010

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The incomparable Alice Munro's bestselling and rapturously acclaimed Runaway is a book of extraordinary stories about love and its infinite betrayals and surprises. In Munro's hands, the people she writes about—women of all ages and circumstances, and their friends, lovers, parents, and children—become as vivid as our own neighbours. It is her miraculous gift to make these stories as real and unforgettable as our own.
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:Penguin Modern Classics RunawayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 7.75 × 5.09 × 0.79 inPublished:August 31, 2010Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143177397

ISBN - 13:9780143177395

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Editorial Reviews

“Runaway may very well be the synthesizing work of one of literature's keenest investigators into the human soul.”- - USA Today“She is one of those few living writers who, in the way of the greats, must simply be read.” - The Globe and Mail“Wise, compelling, and quite simply brilliant, Runaway is a gift to all of us.” - Jane Urquhart, National Post“The great Alice Munro proves again why short-story writers bow down to her.” - Vanity Fair