News from the World: Stories and Essays

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W. W. Norton & Company, Apr 18, 2011 - Fiction - 224 pages
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“Not only can Fox see, she can hear, she can feel.”—Zadie Smith, Harper’s

This gathering of Paula Fox’s short work spans her illustrious career, from 1965 to the present including perfectly turned stories; pointed, engaging essays; and raw yet eloquent memoir.
 

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series of personal essays, like but not as good as pilarmy at tinder creek Read full review

Contents

Preface
11
Clem
29
the tender Night
57
Frieda in taos
71
Franchot tone at the Paramount
87
Grace
117
the stop of truth
141
other Places
171
by the sea
181
the living
201
Acknowledgmenrs
215
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About the author (2011)

Paula Fox (1923—2017) was the author of Desperate Characters, The Widow’s Children, A Servant’s Tale, The God of Nightmares, Poor George, The Western Coast, and Borrowed Finery: A Memoir, among other books.

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