Fb2 The Girl in the Flammable Skirt: Stories ePub
by Aimee Bender
|Category:||Short Stories and Anthologies|
|Publisher:||Anchor; First Anchor Books Edition edition (August 17, 1999)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1608 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1623 kb|
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The Girl in the Flammable Skirt.
The Girl in the Flammable Skirt. Aimee Bender lives in Los Angeles.
Aimee Bender's stories portray a world twisted on its axis, a place of unconvention that resembles nothing so much as real life, in all its grotesque, beautiful glory. From the first line of each tale she lets us know she is telling a story, but the moral is never quite what we expect. Bender's prose is glorious: musical and colloquial, inimitable and heartrending. Here are stories of men and women whose lives are shaped-and sometimes twisted-by the power of extraordinary desires, erotic and otherwise. The Girl in the Flammable Skirt is the debut of a major American writer.
The first story in The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, The Rememberer, is the most successful: it's about a woman whose partner is experiencing . i've read aimee bender stories before but never a whole book at once.
The first story in The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, The Rememberer, is the most successful: it's about a woman whose partner is experiencing reverse evolution. From a man he slowly morphs first into an ape, and then into another lower form of life, a sea Aimee Bender's debut collection of stories is comprised of the sort of fiction which excels in theory, but not in practice. i think to be honest i like them better spaced out. but that's my fault, i suppose, and not hers. not like she's got a gun to my head.
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Aimee Bender's stories portray a world twisted on its axis, a place of unconvention that resembles nothing so much as real life . Aimee Bender’s collection of stories is both surreal and grounded, magical and deeply human. Her writing is magical realism at its finest, with stories that read like fairy tales set grittily in a familiar world.
The Girl in the Flammable Skirt is a collection of short stories by American novelist Aimee Bender. It was originally published in 1998 by Doubleday, receiving a spot on the New York Times Notable Books the same year. The book follows stories of young women with unlikely dilemmas. The Girl in the Flammable Skirt is a book that showcases a collection of short stories that do not intertwine in any way. The characters and setting from one story are completely separate from the next.
The stranger thing was, they did. They stopped calling. I listened, sleepily, wandered back to bed and found myself wide awake, staring at the ceiling, unable to dream at all.
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