by Roxane Gay


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ISBN-13: 9780802128263
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 06/12/2018
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 66,572
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Roxane Gay is also the New York Times bestselling author of the memoir Hunger ; the story collection Difficult Women ; the novel An Untamed State , which was a finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize; the essay collection Bad Feminist ; and several comic books in Marvel’s Black Panther: World of Wakanda series. She divides her time between Indiana and Los Angeles.

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I expected a great deal from Roxane Gay's collection of short stories given her terrific reputation and universal praise from the readers I trust the most. And, she did it. From the very first line through the last of this magnificent collection of short stories, Gay weaves a sensual, sensuous world with heartbreaking beauty, passionate love, and unbelievable violence, and hardship. In fluid, agile poetic stories, she sketches the experience of Haiti as a country, a home, and a distant idea. I fell in love with so many characters, people with so little that they turn to one another rather than evade consciousness with television, delicious food, air conditioning, and beautiful clothing. With each singularly beautiful story, she builds a reality that reflect a world that few of us know but all of us live in and share.