Lynne Sharon Schwartz's Acquainted with the Night: Stories PDF

By Lynne Sharon Schwartz

A wealthy and numerous choice of tales detailing lifestyles in all its day-by-day battles and yearnings


Lynne Sharon Schwartz is a grasp of tone, deft at developing life like settings and characters. In Acquainted with the Night, she unleashes 16 wickedly clever, utterly plausible brief tales. within the identify tale, for example, a man’s nocturnal conflict opposed to a floating globule in his eye forces him to question his very nation of being. In “Mrs. Saunders Writes to the World,” an nameless outdated lady makes an attempt to strength humans to grasp her first identify by means of writing “FRANNY” in mammoth pink letters everywhere her local. In one other, a lady needs to to accommodate the more and more juvenile activities of her divorced mother.

 

By turns darkly funny, relocating, and witty, Acquainted with the Night demonstrates Schwartz’s genius for detail.

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