St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves (Google eBook)
A San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year
In these ten glittering stories, debut author Karen Russell takes us to the ghostly and magical swamps of the Florida Everglades. Here wolf-like girls are reformed by nuns, a family makes their living wrestling alligators in a theme park, and little girls sail away on crab shells. Filled with stunning inventiveness and heart, St. Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves introduces a radiant new writer.
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Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by WolvesUser Review - Christina Nyquist - Goodreads
Russell is a beautiful, original writer and some of the stories made me cry. I am looking forward to reading more of her work. Read full review
Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by WolvesUser Review - Zoe Brooks - Goodreads
Karen Russell has gone on to write several more highly acclaimed books since this, her debut collection of short stories. "Outrageously imaginative and profoundly funny... surreal... impressive ... Read full review
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