The little disturbances of man

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Viking Press, Mar 29, 1968 - Fiction - 189 pages
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Characterization is extremely pithy and poignant. - Goodreads
Paley is an engaging writer, sardonic and barbed. - Goodreads
I can't believe I've just found this writer. - Goodreads
Her words left no room for judgment. - Goodreads
I suspect she is a writers writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Linda Leith - Goodreads

Love the voice in this collection of stories, the colourful characters, the storytelling. Read full review

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User Review  - Jane - Goodreads

These were surprising. Earthier than I expected. Read full review

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About the author (1968)

Grace Paley is a writer, teacher, feminist, and activist. Her Collected Stories (FSG 1994) was a finalist for the National Book Award. She lives in New York City and Vermont.

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