Almond is a fine literary provocateur. His stories are without equal in their beautiful, terrible honesty. Stylish and finely wrought, these are tales with the force of life itself. 224 pp.
About the Author
Steve Almond has published over one hundred stories and poems--in publications ranging from "Playboy" to "Tin House" to "Zoetrope"--and a two previous collections of stories, "My Life in Heavy Metal" and "The Evil B.B. Chow". He is the author of the bestselling novel "Candyfreak: A Journey Through the Chocolate Underbelly of America".