Jack of Diamonds and Other Stories: 2

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Viking, 1988 - Fiction - 184 pages
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A collection of stories peopled by a varied group of characters who come to an awakening realization in themselves; explores the life-shaping interplay between cultural realities and individual expectations

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Jack of diamonds: and other stories

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Longer than average, Spencer's five stories are dense, richly layered, and a long distance away from the minimalist tales so pervasive in modern collections. Two stories deal with the members of a ... Read full review

Contents

JEANPIERRE
4
THE COUSINS
31
JACK OF DIAMONDS
77
Copyright

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Elizabeth Spencer is the author of more than a dozen collections of stories & novels. Born in 1921 in Carrollton, Mississippi, she currently lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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