Tumble Home

Tumble Home

A Novella and Short Stories

Book - 1997
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Long admired for her "tough-minded, original, and fully felt short stories (Sheila Ballyntyne, The New York Times Book Review), Amy Hempel takes her art to new heights in her first remarkable novella -- was well as in her latest collection of stories that comment on life's ironies with decidedly offbeat intelligence.

"As we read, we learn that to discover meaning in stray pieces of our universe is a happy, curative act....Hempel makes haunting bits of beauty out of motley scraps". -- Adam Begley, People

Publisher: New York : Scribner, c1997.
ISBN: 9780684833750
Branch Call Number: FICTION Hempel Amy
Characteristics: 155 p. ;,20 cm.


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wilstyles Jan 04, 2012

I am usually not a fan of short stories but Hempel is such a good writer that I wanted more! The main novella Tumble Home is wonderful. All of the stories in this collection touch on Home.


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