The Way People Run: Stories

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Random House, Dec 31, 1998 - Fiction - 209 pages
2 Reviews
A remarkable new collection of short stories by the acclaimed author of Mason's Retreat and In a Father's Place assesses the fault lines, connections, and disconnections that appear in people, marriages, and contemporary family life. 20,000 first printing. Tour.

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User Review  - icolford - LibraryThing

Christopher Tilghman's second collection of short fiction compares well to his first, In a Father's Place, published nine years earlier. Mining the same territory (geographical and emotional ... Read full review

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User Review  - Djupstrom - LibraryThing

A great example of what quality short stories should be. Moving and well-written. Read full review

Contents

Something Important
3
Room for Mistakes
37
The Late Night News
79
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Christopher Tilghman is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Whiting Writer's Award, and the Ingram Merrill Foundation Award. His fiction has appeared in The New Yorker and other magazines. He lives in Massachusetts with his wife, the writer Caroline Preston, and their three sons.

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