The Water Museum: Stories

April 7, 2015|
The Water Museum: Stories by Luis Alberto Urrea
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From one of America''s preeminent literary voices comes a story collection that proves once again why the writing of Luis Alberto Urrea has been called "wickedly good" (Kansas City Star), "cinematic and charged" (Cleveland Plain Dealer), and "studded with delights" (Chicago Tribune).

Examining the borders between one nation and another, between one person and another, Urrea reveals his mastery of the short form. This collection includes the Edgar-award winning "Amapola" and his now-classic "Bid Farewell to Her Many Horses," which had the honor of being chosen for NPR''s "Selected Shorts" not once but twice.

Suffused with wanderlust, compassion, and no small amount of rock and roll, The Water Museum is a collection that confirms Luis Alberto Urrea as an American master.
A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for his landmark work of nonficiton The Devil''s Highway, Luis Alberto Urrea is also the bestselling author of the novels The Hummingbird''s Daughter, Into the Beautiful North, and Queen of America, as well as the story collection The Water Museum, a PEN/Faulkner Award finalist. He has won the Lannan ...
Title:The Water Museum: Stories
Product dimensions:272 pages, 8.5 X 5.88 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.5 X 5.88 X 1 in
Published:April 7, 2015
Publisher:Little, Brown And Company
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780316334372

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