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Read This And Tell Me What It Says

By: Ansay, A. Manette

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: Amherst, MA, University Press of Massachusetts: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2069


This copy has been SIGNED by A. Manette Ansay on the title page! Winner of the Associated Writing Programs Award For Short Fiction. The title story was the 1992 Winner of the Nelson Algren Prize. She is also the recipient of a Pushcart Prize. These stories reveal the extraordinary interior lives of ordinary people. View more info

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A Private State

By: Bacon, Charlotte

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Amherst, University of Massachusetts Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 4022


Winner of the Associated Writing Programs 1996 Award in Short Fiction and Winner of the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, given annually for a distinguished first book of fiction. A finely crafted collection of stories about women who have arrived at awkward edges in their lives. In the first state dustjacket with the orange borders. View more info

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A Private State

By: Bacon, Charlotte

Price: $35.00  $31.50

Publisher: Amherst, University of Massachusetts Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5033


This copy (with the 1st state dustjacket) has been SIGNED by Charlotte Bacon on the title page! Winner of the Associated Writing Programs 1996 Award in Short Fiction and Winner of the Hemingway/PEN Award, given annually for a distinguished first book of fiction. A finely crafted collection of stories about women who have arrived at awkward edges in their lives. View more info

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Bloodroot

By: Even, Aaron Roy

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7007


"Bloodroot" marks the powerful debut of a gifted writer. The title is the name of a native Virginia plant, whose roots bleed red when cut. This startling, imagistic novel takes its cue from a true event: In 1936, in a small town near Charlottesville, Virginia, an aging black caretaker and his sister shot dead a white sheriff acting on orders to turn them off their land. This won the 1999 AWP/Thomas Dunne Books Award. View more info

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The Daiquiri Girls

By: Graham, Toni

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Amherst, University of Massachusetts Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 4522


Winner of the Associated Writing Programs 1997 Award for Short Fiction. The stories in this debut collection deliver the reader into a darkly comic world where women - whether married, divorced, or single - lead complex urban lives. View more info

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The Clouds in Memphis

By: Hribal, C. j.

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Amherst, University of Massachusetts Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 4598


In three novellas and two short stoires, Hribal traces the arcs of of emotion and action that can follow on the heels of calamity. Publishers Weekly [starred review] said "Hribal slides the emotional fabric of America under a literary microscope to reveal the lies, betrayals, and yearnings that connect and divide us all, giving his stories extraordinary power." This is a Review Copy with slip laid-in. View more info