The Girl With Brown Fur: Tales & Stories by Stacey LevineThe Girl With Brown Fur: Tales & Stories by Stacey Levine

The Girl With Brown Fur: Tales & Stories

byStacey Levine

Paperback | April 19, 2011

Pricing and Purchase Info

$29.50

Earn 148 plum® points

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Amid alarming depictions of domestic misery and perversion, strange metamorphoses, and imperiled nature, as well as the occasional triumphant escape or alliance, Levine declares the death of myth and anticipates the collapse of civilization. But for now, she subtly acknowledges that however deluded, poisoned, and impaired we may be, we will continue to tell and cherish tales and stories as we struggle against lies, brutality, and alienation."-Donna Seamen, Bookforum The inhabitants of Stacey Levine's stories attempt each of these things and more, with no more success than people who have extramarital affairs or people who buy sports cars. Thankfully, Levine's stories have a refreshing lack of respect for reality.- The Believer Levine's crisp stories similarly find excitement and transformation as they chase down their fantastical plots. The Girl with Brown Fur won't be everyone's cup of tea, but the adventurous will enjoy following Levine's breadcrumb trails, even if that means getting a little bit lost.-A.N. Devers, Time Out New York In her first short fiction collection since My Horse and Other Stories, Stacey Levine gives us twenty-eight new, feral, untamable stories, in myriad modes, from laugh-out-loud funny, to Kafka-nightmarish, to lyrical, elegiac, and philosophical. Stacey Levine is the author of My Horse and Other Stories (PEN/West Fiction Award, 1994) and the novels Dra- and Frances Johnson (finalist, Washington State Book Award, 2005). "
Stacey Levine: Stacey Levine is the author of My Horse and Other Stories (PEN/West Fiction Award, 1994) and the novels Dra - and Frances Johnson (finalist, Washington State Book Award, 2005). A Puschcart Prize nominee, her fiction has appeared in the Denver Quarterly, Fence, Tin House, The Fairy Tale Review, The Washington Review, ...
Natural Wonders: A Novel
Natural Wonders: A Novel

by Angela Woodward

$10.69$13.26

Available for download

Not available in stores

Frances Johnson: A Pride and Prejudice Adaptation
Frances Johnson: A Pride and Prejudice Adaptation

by Stacey Levine

$11.99$14.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Dra?
Dra?

by Stacey Levine

$11.99$14.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Title:The Girl With Brown Fur: Tales & StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:175 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:April 19, 2011Publisher:Dzanc BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0984213341

ISBN - 13:9780984213344

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Girl With Brown Fur: Tales & Stories

Reviews