Epub She Was Like That New And Selected Stories Kate Walbert Activematrix.us From Kate Walbert, The Highly Acclaimed, National Book Award Nominee, Comes A Dazzling, Career Spanning Collection Of New And Selected Stories About The Trials Of Womanhood And The Vulnerabilities Of Motherhood In These Deft, Acutely Funny, Heartbreaking Stories, Kate Walbert Delves Into The Hearts And Minds Of Women In The Age Of Anxiety Her Characters Are Uneasy In One Way Or Another They All Yearn For Connection They All Struggle To Find Meaning In Their Lives As Mothers, Wives, And Daughters They All Try To Find Their Own Voices Often Within Isolated, And Isolating, Circumstances In The Dazzling Opening Story MM World, A Mother Is Plunged Into Panic When She Briefly Loses One Of Her Daughters At The Times Square Store In Slow The Heart, A Mother Tries To Ease Tension At The Dinner Table With Roses And Thorns, The Game She Knows The Obamas Played In The White House In Radical Feminists, A Woman Skating With Her Two Children Encounters The Man Who Derailed Her Career A Decade Earlier And In The Story, A Mother Is Someone Who Tells Jokes, A Grieving Mother Reflects On The Kindergarten Project That Preceded Her Son S Autism Diagnosis.
Kate Walbert was born in New York City and raised in Georgia, Texas, Japan and Pennsylvania, among other places She is the author of A Short History of Women, chosen by The New York Times Book Review as one of the ten best books of 2009 and a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize Our Kind, a finalist for the National Book Award in fiction in 2004 The Gardens of Kyoto, winner of the 2002 Connecti
- 256 pages
- She Was Like That: New and Selected Stories
- Kate Walbert
- 02 November 2018 Kate Walbert