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We're Flying: Stories

Authors: Stamm, Peter
Publisher: Other Press
BISAC/Subject: FIC019000, FIC025000, FIC029000
ISBN: 9781590514191, Related ISBNs: 159051324X, 159051419X, 9781590513248, 9781590514191
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 384,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Following the publication of the widely acclaimed novel Seven Years comes a trove of stories from the Swiss master Peter Stamm. They all possess the traits that have built Stamm’s reputation: the directness of the prose, the deceptive surface simplicity of the narratives, and deep psychological insight into the existential dilemmas of contemporary life. Stamm does not waste a word, nor does he spare the reader’s feelings. These stories are a superb introduction to his work and a gift for all those who have come to regard his fiction as a precise rendering of the contemporary human psyche.
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