Where I'm Calling from: New and Selected Stories
- List Price:
- Buy New: $4.72
as of 7/29/2014 17:38 EDT details
- You Save: $15.23 (76%)
- Sales Rank:1,840,243
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
- Edition:1st Trade ed
- Shipping Weight (lbs):1.7
- Dimensions (in):9.2 x 6 x 1.2
- Publication Date:April 1988
Availability:Usually ships in 1-2 business days
- Where I'm Calling from: New and Selected Stories [Apr 01, 1988] Carver, Raymond
In his first book of fiction in over four years, Carver has included all of his new work as well as his best stories from four earlier collections.
The last story collection published during Carver's life (he died in 1988) contains most of his greatest hits from his earlier books, as well as seven stories that hadn't been collected up to that point. The breadth of the collection makes these 37 stories an extremely complete map of Carver territory, of a particular area of America and of the specific texture of the people Carver writes about -- their difficult attempts at survival in a world where happiness does not arrive wrapped up in neat packages but comes in far more peculiar parcels, if it comes at all.
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.