Beasts of the Southern Wild and Other Stories

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Harper & Row, 1973 - United States - 192 pages
From the author of "Souls Raised from the Dead" and winner of the Southern Book Critics Circle Award comes a collection of stories that showcases Betts at the top of her form: compassionate, witty, and unforgettable.

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User Review  - ratastrophe - LibraryThing

Is it trite to say that this collection of stories made me laugh, made me uncomfortable, and made me cry? It did all of those things and more. Read full review

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I am amazed that very few American readers seem to know of or read Doris Betts. She is a magnificent American writer of the south, earlier in the 20th century. These stories are wonderful. I have to ... Read full review


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