The Tiger In The Grass: Stories And Other Inventions

Paperback | October 1, 1996

byHarriet Doerr

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This collection of 15 short pieces reveals the same startling sensitivity and sculpted prose that made Harriet Doerr's novels beloved bestsellers. In The Tiger in the Grass, Doerr explores the magical power of memory as it harvests experience, bringing us a wealth of unforgettable characters--all captured in the web of life with all the richness and beauty that distinguishes Doerr's writing.

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This collection of 15 short pieces reveals the same startling sensitivity and sculpted prose that made Harriet Doerr's novels beloved bestsellers. In The Tiger in the Grass, Doerr explores the magical power of memory as it harvests experience, bringing us a wealth of unforgettable characters--all captured in the web of life with all th...

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This collection of 15 short pieces reveals the same startling sensitivity and sculpted prose that made Harriet Doerr's novels beloved bestsellers. In The Tiger in the Grass, Doerr explores the magical power of memory as it harvests experience, bringing us a wealth of unforgettable characters--all captured in the web of life with all th...

Harriet Doerr was born April 8, 1910 in Pasadena, California and attended Smith College, 1927-28, Stanford University, 1928-30, and Scripps College, 1975-76. She received a B.A. from Stanford in 1977 and pursued graduate study there as well. Doerr wrote her first novel (Stones for Ibarra, 1984) at the age of 73. She has since written U...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 7.7 × 5.1 × 0.6 inPublished:October 1, 1996Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0140251480

ISBN - 13:9780140251487

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This collection of 15 short pieces reveals the same startling sensitivity and sculpted prose that made Harriet Doerr's novels beloved bestsellers. In The Tiger in the Grass, Doerr explores the magical power of memory as it harvests experience, bringing us a wealth of unforgettable characters--all captured in the web of life with all the richness and beauty that distinguishes Doerr's writing