The Girl in the Flammable Skirt: Stories

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Product Details

Price
$15.95  $14.83
Publisher
Anchor Books
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
5.22 X 7.98 X 0.55 inches | 0.36 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780385492164

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About the Author

Aimee Bender is the author of the novels The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake--a New York Times bestseller--and An Invisible Sign of My Own, and of the collections The Girl in the Flammable Skirt and Willful Creatures. Her works have been widely anthologized and have been translated into sixteen languages. She lives in Los Angeles.

Reviews

"Aimee Bender's debut is a string of jewels."
--Publishers Weekly

"Superbly imagined. Bender has hit the ground running."
--Entertainment Weekly

"Bender's stories read like modern fables--with a healthy sense of twisted humor thrown in for good measure."
--The Village Voice Literary Supplement

"Aimee Bender's stories come as a revelation....She's a thrilling discovery."
--Jonathan Lethem, author of Girl in Landscape and As She Climbed Across the Table

"Keep your eye on this writer and her highwire act. I have a feeling she'll be keeping readers breathless for a long time to come."
--Dani Shapiro, author of Slow Motion