Stone Skimmers: Stories (Paperback) - signed by Jennifer Wisner Kelly (Signed Copy)

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SKU: 9781943491193s
About This Copy
Condition: 
New
Signed Copy?: 
Yes
Inscribed?: 
No
Ex-Library?: 
No
Primary Author: 
Kelly, Jennifer Wisner
Binding Type: 
Paperback
Publisher: 
BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans
Publication Date: 
11/01/2019
Book Description: 
Fiction. Winner of the G. S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction, selected by Stewart O'Nan. STONE SKIMMERS opens in pristine, affluent Old Stonington, Connecticut, where a peculiar fifteen-year-old girl swims for hours each day across the town reservoir, lost to her own obsessions. The popular crowd spies from shore, mocking her strangeness, cozy in their camaraderie, until one betrays the group by befriending the outsider. The remaining six stories follow this splintered clique into adulthoods rife with isolation and loss, exploring the lives of those who stayed in the sheltered world of their childhoods and the challenges faced by those who chose to leave.
ISBN: 
9781943491193