St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves: Stories
A San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year
In these ten glittering stories, debut author Karen Russell takes us to the ghostly and magical swamps of the Florida Everglades. Here wolf-like girls are reformed by nuns, a family makes their living wrestling alligators in a theme park, and little girls sail away on crab shells. Filled with stunning inventiveness and heart, St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves introduces a radiant new writer.
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St. Lucy's home for girls raised by wolves and other storiesUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Russell├ƒ┬»├‚┬┐├‚┬Żs first story collection is a thing of beauty. Each story makes its own bizarre premise seem commonplace. In "Children├ƒ┬»├‚┬┐├‚┬Żs Reminiscences of the Westward Migration," Jacob ... Read full review