Things to Come and Go

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Product Details

Price
$16.95  $15.76
Publisher
Public Space Books
Publish Date
Pages
152
Dimensions
5.12 X 7.8 X 0.71 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780998267562

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About the Author

Bette Howland (1937-2017) was born in Chicago. She published three books in her lifetime: W-3, and the story collections Blue in Chicago and Things to Come and Go. She received a MacArthur Fellowship in 1984, after which she did not publish another book. A posthumous collection of her stories, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, is also available from A Public Space Books. Rumaan Alam is the author of Rich and Pretty, That Kind of Mother, and Leave the World Behind. He lives in New York City.

Reviews

There is being seen, and then there is seeing. There is no seeing like Bette Howland's. On every page, catching the narrator's every glance, are observations rich in detail and delight--honest, acerbic, alert, and always dazzling in their inventiveness and wry, hard-edged wisdom.

--Amitava Kumar