As this complete collection of her short stories demonstrates, Dorothy Parkerís talents extended far beyond brash one-liners and clever rhymes. Her stories not only bring to life the urban milieu that was her bailiwick but lay bare the uncertainties and disappointments of ordinary people living ordinary lives.
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Review: Complete StoriesUser Review - Rose Klix - Goodreads
I looked forward to reading this collection. However, instead of funny, I found Ms. Parker to be very caustic. Yes, her descriptions painted the upper class circumstances and environment surrounding ... Read full review
Review: Complete StoriesUser Review - Michael - Goodreads
This is my first taste of Dorothy Parker. It's my opinion that she is the original hater; she is fantastic at crapping all over loathsome stereotypes by writing from their point of view. Or making them crap all over themselves. Something like that. I think I'm in love. Read full review