Book List:8 titles

  • Over the past several decades, Edith Pearlman has staked her claim as one of the all-time great practitioners of the short story. Her incomparable vision, consummate skill, and bighearted spirit have earned her consistent comparisons to Anton Chekhov...



  • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDPEN/MALAMUD AWARDNATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTTHE STORY PRIZE FINALISTLOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE FINALISTIn this sumptuous offering, one of our premier storytellers provides a feast for fiction aficion...


  • A “delicately eccentric” collection of stories from the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author of Binocular Vision (Publishers Weekly).   “Put [Pearlman’s] stories besides those of John Updike and Alice Munro. That’s where they ...


  • Edith Pearlman manages to combine subtlety with extravagance, understatement with spectacle, drawing our focus to the eccentricities of those who would prefer to remain unnoticed. . . . Confronted with unexpected obstacles, these characters exchange ...


  • Winner of the first annual Spokane Prize for Short Fiction, Love Among the Greats is a magnificent world tour of characters, tones, and fictional structures, all of them brought with a stunning restraint and clarity reminiscent of Joyce's Dubliners. ...


  • The winner of the 1996 Drue Heinz Literature Prize presents a collection of short stories featuring a diverse group of intelligent characters united by their quest to do the right thing, and their perplexity over what that thing is. UP. ...