Book description:Genre: Short Stories
1st ed. of "How to Fall: Stories".
ISBN 13: 9781932511116
Number of pages: 495
Edith Pearlman manages to combine subtlety with extravagance, understatement with spectacle, drawing our focus to the eccentricities of those who would prefer to remain unnoticed. . . . Confronted with unexpected obstacles, these characters exchange the blurring comfort of routine with spontaneity and improvisation . . . . Full of vivid, intricate, nuanced portraits, confi