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The Collected Stories of Mavis Gallant Read Û 109 ¹ Since 1950 the year that The New Yorker accepted one of her short stories and changed her life Mavis Gallant has written some of the finest short stories in the English language In tribute to her extraordinary career this elegant 900 page volume brings together the work of her lifSince 1950 the year that The New Yorker accepted one of her short stories and changed her life Mavis Gallant has written some of the finest short stories in th. I got this book because of an excerpt in The New Yorker of her forthcoming memoir I hadn't heard of her and thought I should know who she is I was hooked after the first page This woman is an amazing careful perceptive writer who crafts in depth stories about people who feel so real I could imagine them walking past my house She is never never sentimental but she isn't falsely tough either Her writing is precise not the least bit showy and always perfect Her stories are really character studies close looks at the way people who have been through difficult times will behave how hard times change them how they grow or don't grow I'm looking forward to reading many of her stories

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Ies they do not know or stories that they will re discover and for newer admirers this is a treasure trove of 52 stories by a remarkable modern Canadian master. The short story writer I wish I could be 💚 Slowly making my way through this gorgeous collection

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The Collected Stories of Mavis GallantE English language In tribute to her extraordinary career this elegant 900 page volume brings together the work of her lifetime Devoted admirers will find stor. Mavis Gallant is an extraordinary writer whose work is alarmingly underestimated Her point of view is particular her prose flawless and her forthcomingness in interviews annoyingly stingy But she will be recorded in history as a writer in English in the twentieth century of extraordinary gifts Read her