An Amateur's Guide to the Night: Stories

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1983 - Fiction - 129 pages
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A collection of thirteen short stories reflects on the life of disaffected youth and speculates on how they manage to remain courteous and deferent towards the rest of society

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"hey! why am i yelling at wood here?" Read full review

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Robison is a beautiful writer, and I look forward to reading more of her work. Read full review


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A widely published poet, critic, editor, and cultural historian, Geoffrey O'Brien has been honored with a Whiting Award and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. He is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books and is the editor-in-chief of The Library of America. He lives in New York City.

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