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Certain American States

by Catherine Lacey

Modern and Contemporary Fiction

Certain American States Synopsis

Certain states are hard to shake, or so Catherine Lacey's characters find in these twelve tales of love, loss and longing. A grieving wife gives away the shirts her husband has left behind. A flirtatious widow takes a honeymooning couple to see her husband's grave. A businessman working for a shadowy organization known as 'The Company', checks-in to a room in a strange and remarkable hotel.

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ISBN: 9781783782208
Publication date: 06/09/2018
Publisher: Granta Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783782208
Publication date: 6th September 2018
Author: Catherine Lacey
Publisher: Granta Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 208 pages
Genres: Modern and Contemporary Fiction,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Catherine Lacey

Catherine Lacey is the recipient of a 2012 NYFA Artist's Fellowship in Fiction Writing. She has published interviews, stories and non-fiction in various journals and magazines including McSweeney's, The Believer, the Atlantic, 52 Stories and Brooklyn Magazine. Her second novel is forthcoming from Granta Books.

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