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.
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: 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.