Pilgrims (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Sep 25, 2007 - Fiction - 224 pages
149 Reviews
When it appeared in 1997, Elizabeth Gilbert’s story collection, Pilgrims, immediately announced her compelling voice, her comic touch, and her amazing ear for dialogue. “The heroes of Pilgrims . . . are everyday seekers” (Harper’s Bazaar)—brave and unforgettable, they are sure to strike a chord with fans old and new.
  

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Truly beautiful, nuanced prose. - Goodreads
I'm not that into fiction, but I love her writing. - Goodreads
Pilgrims" was a good, clean selection of short stories. - Goodreads
Each story's ending left me unsatisfied. - Goodreads
I never expected that kind of writing from Gilbert. - Goodreads

Review: Pilgrims and Other Stories

User Review  - Pam - Goodreads

I'm not a short story fan but I am an Elizabeth Gilbert fan and will pretty much read anything she writes although my preference would be her novels. "Stern Men" will probably forever be my favorite ... Read full review

Review: Pilgrims and Other Stories

User Review  - Elliot - Goodreads

A wonderful collection of diverse stories and characters. Great dialogue. Very satisfying reads. Common folks. Creative settings and circumstances. Read full review

Contents

Pilgrims
Elk Talk
Alice to the East
Bird Shot
Tall Folks
Landing
Come and Fetch These Stupid Kids
The Many Things That Denny Brown Did Not Know Age Fifteen
The Names of Flowers and Girls
At the Bronx Terminal Vegetable Market
The Famous Torn and Restored Lit Cigarette Trick
The Finest Wife
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