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Selected Stories of Grace Paley: A Selection

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Now available for the first time in audio as a digital download, a selection of stories from Grace Paley.

Whether writing about relationships, little girls, loving and bickering couples, angry suburbanites, frustrated job-seekers, or Jewish children performing a Christmas play, Grace Paley captured the loneliness, poignancy, and humor of the human experience with matchless style. This volume collects a selection of her stories, including:

From The Little Disturbances of Man The Pale Pink Roast An Interest in Life Two Short Sad Stories from a Long and Happy Life A Subject of Childhood Enormous Changes at the Last Minute Debts Living A Conversation with My Father The Immigrant Story The Long Distance Runner From Later the Same Day Dreamer in a Dead Language Friends In This Country, but in Another Language My Aunt Refuses to Marry the Men Everyone Wants Her To Mother A Man Told Me the Story of His Life The Story Hearer This Is a Story About My Friend George the Toy Inventor Zagrowsky Tells

This audio collection is an abridgement of the full volume of Grace Paley's short story work.

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