Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories

Publisher: HMH Books Release date: 1992-10-15
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ONE OF THE GREATEST AMERICAN SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS In these stories the rural South is, for the first time, viewed by a writer who orthodoxy matches her talent. The results are revolutionary.The New York Times Book Review In 1955, with this short story collection, Flannery OConnor firmly laid claim to her place as one of the most original and provocative writers of her generation. Steeped in a Southern Gothic tradition that would become synonymous with her name, these stories show OConnors unique, grotesque view of lifeinfused with religious symbolism, haunted by apocalyptic possibility, sustained by the tragic comedy of human behavior, confronted by the necessity of salvation. With these classic storiesincluding The Life You Save May Be Your Own, Good Country People, The Displaced Person, and seven other acclaimed talesOConnor earned a permanent place in the hearts of American readers.

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Genre: Language: reference & general

Collection: Mariner Books

Type: EPub

Pages: 264

ISBN: 9780547543703

Additional Information

Genre: Language: reference & general

Collection: Mariner Books

Type: EPub

Pages: 264

ISBN: 9780547543703

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