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From the Bottom Up

By: Wilson, Leigh Allison

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, Univ of Georgia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7087

ISBN: 0820306479

Condition: Fine


Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. This prize-winning collection introduces a writer whose stories command the reader to sit up and take notice. Leigh Allison Wilson is, as one of her narrators says of the country music lover. "an inveterate truth seeker who, deep down, believes that every word is at best a pack of decent lies and at worst a matter of opinion. "From the Bottom Up" by Leigh Allison Wilson and "Evening Out" by Da... View more info

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The People I Know

By: Zafris, Nancy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, Univ of Georgia Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7074

ISBN: 0820311928

Condition: Fine


Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. This is a Review Copy. "The People I Know" is a collection of nine stories, told by characters who hover at the edge of life. Whether it's Lorne, perched on a sofa as a wedding party swirls around him, or the elderly Mrs. R of "Morning at the Beach," imagining a career in crime as she sits on the front porch of a Miami Hotel, these are people oddly accustomed to the sidelines of their worlds. View more info