The cost of lunch, etc
Marge Piercy's debut collection of short stories offers glimpses into the lives of everyday women moving through and making sense of their worlds. Keeping to the engaging, accessible language of Piercy's novels, the collection spans decades of her writing. From the first-person account of hoarding (Saving Mother from Herself') to a girl's narrative of sexual and spiritual discovery ('Going over Jordan') to a recount of a past love affair ('The Easy Arrangement'), each story is a tangible, vivid snapshot in a varied and subtly curated gallery of work.'
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|Grouping Author||piercy marge|
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|display_description||In this collection of short stories, bestselling author Marge Piercy brings us glimpses into the lives of everyday women moving through and making sense of their daily internal and external worlds. Keeping to the engaging, accessible language of Piercy's novels, the collection spans decades of her writing along with a range of locations, ages, and emotional states of her protagonists. From the first-person account of hoarding and a girl's narrative of sexual and spiritual discovery to the recounting of a past love affair, each story is a tangible, vivid snapshot in a varied and subtly curated gallery of work. Whether grappling with death, familial relationships, friendship, sex, illness, or religion, Piercy's writing is as passionate, lucid, insightful, and thoughtfully alive as ever. This paperback edition includes a new introduction from the author.|
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|record_details||hoopla:MWT11330339|eBook|eBook||English|PM Press,|2014.|1 online resource, hoopla:MWT11568993|eBook|eBook||English|PM Press,|2015.|1 online resource, ils:.b2169686x|Book|Books||English|PM Press,|c2014.|168 p. ; 21 cm.|
|subject_facet||Electronic books, Short stories, Short stories -- 21st century|
|title_display||The cost of lunch, etc|
|title_full||The cost of lunch, etc. / Marge Piercy, The cost of lunch, etc. [electronic resource] / Marge Piercy|
|title_short||The cost of lunch, etc|
|topic_facet||Electronic books, Short stories|