Girls in the grass: stories

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Random House, Jun 25, 1991 - Fiction - 272 pages
2 Reviews
Ranging from rural Idaho to suburban Arizona and downtown Boston, eleven stories offer an insightful, poignant study of American dreams, illusions, revelations, and relationships

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User Review  - Graf - Goodreads

A memorable collection of short stories from a great author! Read full review

Review: Girls in the Grass

User Review  - Angela - Goodreads

A great debut collection. A lot of these stories ended up as the novel, Iona Moon, my FAVORITE novel by Thon. Read full review

Contents

Girls in the Grass
4
Punishment
15
The Spanish
33
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Melanie Rae Thon is the author of the novels "Meteors in August" and "Iona Moon" and the story collections "First, Body" and "Girls in the Grass." Her work has appeared in "Paris Review, Story, Granta, " and "Best American Short Stories." She has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mrs. Giles Whiting Foundation. Originally from Montana, she now divides her time between the Pacific Northwest and Salt Lake City, where she teaches at the University of Utah.

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