Famous Fathers and Other Stories ebook
by PIA Z. EHRHARDT
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Famous Fathers & Other Stories Paperback – June 15, 2007
Famous Fathers & Other Stories Paperback – June 15, 2007. by. Pia Z. Ehrhardt (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. She is the recipient of the 2005 Narrative Prize.
In Pia Z. Ehrhardt’s stories, adultery and impropriety become disquietingly mundane. A gracefully disconcerting collection of stories by the winner of the 2005 Narrative Prize. Wavering between fidelity and freedom, the women in this sparkling debut collection deal with emotional damage and unhealed heartbreak by plunging into unusual, often bizarre, relationships. Beautifully restrained and shot through with tenderness, Famous Fathers and Other Stories establishes Ehrhardt as both a leading practitioner of the short story and an empathetic interpreter of the lives of wounded people who–instead of asking for what they want–take what is offered.
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The pursuit of love, searingly depicted. Famous Fathers and Other Stories. New Orleans author Pia Ehrhardt redefines human relationships in a way that can make a reader flinch, though in a good way. The 11 stories in this inaugural collection are searing in their depiction of the pursuit of love and second chances.
Frederick Barthelme author of 'Moon Deluxe and Elroy Nights': Pia Ehrhardts tender and funny stories are filled with passionate women just barely bottled up by their everyday . Books related to Famous Fathers and Other Stories.
Frederick Barthelme author of 'Moon Deluxe and Elroy Nights': Pia Ehrhardts tender and funny stories are filled with passionate women just barely bottled up by their everyday responsibilities: busy-hearted wives and mothers who may find themselves surprised by love or their own resiliency but who never doubted for a moment the intensity of their desire to touch the world .
Pia Z. Ehrhardt won the 2005 Narrative Prize for her story Famous Fathers, the title story of this collection. As a writer, Ehrhardt lived a little before turning to the page, and her experience as a wife, mother, daughter, and keen observer shows in her debut. In this collection she is concerned with the way women of all ages struggle to move beyond their childhood families and accept the choices they’ve made as adults-or to make new ones
At first, being married felt good, like victory over the ex-girlfriend, and like independence from my father, a jailbreak.
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