Black Glass by Karen Joy Fowler audiobook

Black Glass: Short Fictions

By Karen Joy Fowler
Read by Emily DuranteTodd Haberkorn , and Heather Wilds

Brilliance Audio 9780399175794
8.51 Hours Unabridged
Format: CD (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781501232046

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A collection of short stories from the New York Times bestselling author of the Man Booker-shortlisted, PEN/Faulkner Award-winning novel We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves. In 1999 Karen Joy Fowler won the World Fantasy Award for Black Glass, a collection of thirteen stories in which she “[Managed] to re-create both life’s extraordinary and its ordinary magic” (New York Times Book Review). Now, this previously rare, out-of-print collection is being republished with a fresh package and a new prefatory meditation by the author. Featuring Fowler's characteristic imagination, sly wit, and penetrating insight, Black Glass will be a welcome treat for fans new and old.

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Summary

A collection of short stories from the New York Times bestselling author of the Man Booker-shortlisted, PEN/Faulkner Award-winning novel We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves.

In 1999 Karen Joy Fowler won the World Fantasy Award for Black Glass, a collection of thirteen stories in which she “[Managed] to re-create both life’s extraordinary and its ordinary magic” (New York Times Book Review). Now, this previously rare, out-of-print collection is being republished with a fresh package and a new prefatory meditation by the author. Featuring Fowler's characteristic imagination, sly wit, and penetrating insight, Black Glass will be a welcome treat for fans new and old.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Highly imaginative…In fine-edged and discerning prose, [Fowler] manages to re-create both life’s extraordinary and its ordinary magic.” New York Times Book Review
“Arresting …each piece puts us on notice in its own way that an intriguing intelligence is at work.” Boston Globe
“Fifteen ferociously imaginative and provocative new stories…Accomplished, risk-taking, exciting new work from one of our most interesting writers.” Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

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Author Bio: Karen Joy Fowler

Author Bio: Karen Joy Fowler

Karen Joy Fowler is the author of The Jane Austen Book Club, which was on bestseller lists nationwide and spent thirteen weeks on the New York Times list. Along with her first two novels, it was a New York Times Notable Book. Sister Noon, her third novel, was a finalist for the prestigious PEN/Faulkner Award.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Literary
Runtime: 8.51
Audience: Adult
Language: English