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The Night in Question: Stories
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House
Publication date October 1, 1996
Binding Cassette/Spoken Word
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679455677
ISBN-10 0679455671
Dimensions 0.75 by 4.75 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $18.00
Other format details audio
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
In a new collection of short stories by the acclaimed author of This Boy's Life, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown, and a sister is troubled by her brother's repetitive sermon. Read by Tobias Wolff. Simultaneous.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: With his first collection in over ten years, one of American's foremost short story writers again demonstrates what Tim O'Brien has called "the ancient art of a master storyteller." Whether in childhood or Vietnam, in memory or the eternal present, the people in these stories are revealed in the extenuating, sometimes extreme circumstances of everyday life. Simultaneous hardcover release from Knopf. 2 cassettes.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780679402183
 
from Alfred a Knopf Inc (October 1, 1996)
9780679402183 | details & prices | 206 pages | 5.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $25.00
About: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown
Paperback
Book cover for 9780679781554
 
Reprint edition from Vintage Books (October 1, 1997)
9780679781554 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $15.95
About: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown
Miscellaneous
from Vintage Books (September 1, 2010)
9780307763747 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $13.95
Cassette/Spoken Word
The price comparison is for this edition
from Random House (October 1, 1996)
9780679455677 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $18.00
About: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown.

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