Download e-book for iPad: The Home Jar: Stories by Nancy Zafris

By Nancy Zafris

ISBN-10: 0875806880

ISBN-13: 9780875806884

Nancy Zafris is a seriously acclaimed author as a result of the hugely unique, piercing intelligence that underlies her works. Her presents gather in a imaginative and prescient that one way or the other combines simply the correct amount of irony, refined humor, and compassion for characters you won’t see at any place else in modern fiction. these characters are emotionally everywhere in the map too: resolute, sympathetic, and indelible—their tales could be laugh-out-loud humorous one minute and bittersweet the following. In The domestic Jar, Zafris reconfirms herself to be one of the keenest observers of the human round. this can be her first brief tale assortment because the significantly acclaimed The humans I Know, which gained the Flannery O’Connor Award for brief Fiction, and her most famed paintings, the New York Times outstanding novel The steel Shredders. Zafris’s very dependable following of readers will usher in The domestic Jar as an incredible occasion in American letters.

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