Book List:10 titles
  • According to Kelly Cherry, Temporium is something like, but not altogether like, a short-story collection, because not all of these pieces are stories. Nor is this a collection of prose poetry, though one or two entries may come close to that. At le...


  • Kelly Cherry's tenth work of fiction delivers twelve compelling stories about women of the American South. These are women struggling to find their way through the everyday workings of life while also navigating the maze of self. From a young woman's...



  • Life is A Kind of Dream. So is the art we make in response to life. In A Kind of Dream, five generations of an artistic family explore the ups and downs of life, discovering that for an artist even failure is success, because the work matters more th...


  • The seven stories in The Woman Who take a close and sharp look at the complex relationships between art and reality, between imagination and identity. They offer illuminating glimpses of that old and continuing mystery, the creating mind. Kate, an ed...


  • Is there any hope for a hypereducated thirty-year-old med student who would like nothing better than to be taken seriously sexually? That's what Mary "Tennessee" Settleworth, the dislocated heroine of this unsettling and wryly comic first novel, is w...


  • "Kelly Cherry brings an unerring ear and a poet's sensibility to her difficult task: unraveling the tangle of emotions in our all-too-human hearts."--Lee Smith ""We Can Still Be Friends "is Kelly Cherry at her best, which is to say it is a brilliant ...


  • In a novel created from twelve connected stories, Cherry writes with lightness and grace about life's most serious subjects. Her plucky heroine travels a bumpy road from dependence to self-help, with a beacon of humor guiding the way....







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    Augusta, is an elegant young flutist preparing for her debut at Town Hall. In this splendid comedy, she is joined by a cast of wonderfully absurd characters--her husband, his father, her ex-lover, a nightclub stripper, a peeping Tom, and a canary. Wi...