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  • Sing to It New Stories
  • Amy Hempel
  • en
  • 01 March 2019
  • 9781982109110
Sing to It New Stories

FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Sing to It New Stories N a ravishing sometimes heartbreaking new story collection her first in over a decadeAmy Hempel is a master of the short story A multiple award winner Hempel is highly regarded among writers reviewers and readers of contemporary fiction This new collection her first since her Collected Stories published than a decade ago is a literary event These fifteen exuisitely honed stories reveal Hempel at her most compassionate and spirited as she introduces characters lonely and adrift searching for connection In I first heard about Amy Hempel around 2002 when I read an interview at least I think it was an interview with Chuck Palahniuk who was one of my favorite writers at the time Palahniuk recommended Hempel in such a way that I felt it was necessary to read her work I m so glad that I did I found her books Reasons to Live and Tumble Home A Novella and Short Stories and they absolutely devastated me in the best possible wayI am not a huge fan of short stories Saying they are hit or miss for me is putting it rather mildly I either read a short story and feel like it was com On Tidy Endings literary event These fifteen exuisitely honed stories reveal Hempel at her most compassionate and spirited as she introduces characters Flat World Navigation lonely and adrift searching for connection In I first heard about Amy Hempel around 2002 when I read an interview at A House of My Own Stories from My Life least I think it was an interview with Chuck Palahniuk who was one of my favorite writers at the time Palahniuk recommended Hempel in such a way that I felt it was necessary to read her work I m so glad that I did I found her books Reasons to Live and Tumble Home A Novella and Short Stories and they absolutely devastated me in the best possible wayI am not a huge fan of short stories Saying they are hit or miss for me is putting it rather mildly I either read a short story and feel Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, #5) like it was com

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FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Sing to It New Stories LONGLISTED FOR THE PENFAULKER AWARD ONE OF TIME’S 100 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR ONE OF NPR’S BEST BOOKS OF 2019 “All the tawdry details I’m dying for are in these stories but they’re given out like old sweaters without shame without guile Amy Hempel is the writer who makes me feel most affiliated with other humans; we are all living this way hiding alone obsessed and that’s ok” Miranda July From legendary writer Amy Hempel one of the most celebrated and original voices in American short fictio From pogo stick to Complaint BoardI gleefully pull out my pogo stick at the beginning of this small collection and I boing on down the road it s heaven on a stick But wait I don t want to hop any I sigh sullen and read on even though most of these stories aren t doing the trick Oh sure they have great language and style but they don t have much in the character and plot departments They re all too short too Short doesn t usually bother me but it does here And forget about closure I think there may be buried meaning all over the place but I m not willing to reread

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FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Sing to It New Stories “A Full Service Shelter” a volunteer at a dog shelter tirelessly devotedly cares for dogs on a list to be euthanized In “Greed” a spurned wife examines her husband’s affair with a glamorous older married woman And in “Cloudland” the longest story in the collection a woman reckons with the choice she made as a teenager to give up her newborn infant uietly dazzling these stories are replete with moments of revelation and transcendence and with Hempel’s singular startling inimitable sentences 275 stars I m rounding down to distinguish from my rating of The Dog of the Marriage StoriesI received this book through a giveaway by Middle House Review a big thank you to them I want to like Hempel than I do I m reminded of feeling the same with Lydia Davis and giving up on her At least I didn t want to give up on Hempel s book The not even one page stories are as fierce and as beautiful as poetry Of the stories a bit longer I already don t remember much Oddly the last story is a novella The storyline is intriguing but for me its disparate pieces didn t cohere It Cheating for the Chicken Man list to be euthanized In “Greed” a spurned wife examines her husband’s affair with a glamorous older married woman And in “Cloudland” the The Last Runaway longest story in the collection a woman reckons with the choice she made as a teenager to give up her newborn infant uietly dazzling these stories are replete with moments of revelation and transcendence and with Hempel’s singular startling inimitable sentences 275 stars I m rounding down to distinguish from my rating of The Dog of the Marriage StoriesI received this book through a giveaway by Middle House Review a big thank you to them I want to On Tidy Endings like Hempel than I do I m reminded of feeling the same with Lydia Davis and giving up on her At Flat World Navigation least I didn t want to give up on Hempel s book The not even one page stories are as fierce and as beautiful as poetry Of the stories a bit A House of My Own Stories from My Life longer I already don t remember much Oddly the Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, #5) last story is a novella The storyline is intriguing but for me its disparate pieces didn t cohere It