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Alice Munro has long been heralded for her penetrating, lyrical prose, and in “The Bear Came Over the Mountain” – the basis for Sarah Polley’s film Away From Her — her prodigious talents are once again on display.
Disfigured by the blow of an abusive husband, and suffering her entire life with severe social anxiety disorder, the widow Mary McAllister spends almost sixty years secluded in a white marble mansion overlooking the town of Mill River, Vermont.
Nine new short works include the stories of a grieving mother who is aided by a surprising source, a woman's response to a humiliating seduction, and a nineteenth-century Russian émigré's winter journey to the Riviera.
"Flight Behavior" by Barbara Kingsolver Date: November 2012 Fiction Summary: This is the story of an Appalachian woman who gave up her dreams to remain in her insular town after becoming pregnant at age
Nobel lit prize goes to Canadian writer Alice Munro