Naked to the waist

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Houghton Mifflin Co., 1991 - Fiction - 261 pages
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Short stories depict men and women's desires for love, control, success, revenge, and independence

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

Naked to the Waist is a compilation of six short stories with the title story being the last. While each story varies from the next there are a few underlying themes common to them all. All include ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A promising first collection of six stories, two novella- length, that deal with early middle-age and midlife crisis, mostly from a female perspective. The shorter offerings here are more sharply ... Read full review

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Alice Elliott Dark" is the author of "In the Gloaming" and "Naked to the Waist." Her work has appeared in "The New Yorker, Harper's, Prize Stories: O. Henry, The Best American Short Stories, " and "The Best American Short Stories of the Century.

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