Billie Dyer and other stories
Through seven wonderfully moving stories, 40-year New Yorker editor William Maxwell revisits his native town of Lincoln, Illinois, in the early 1900s and brings back some of its inhabitants who peopled his youth and have, through the years, haunted his memories.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SeanLong - LibraryThing
William Maxwell’s superb book of carefully honed stories, Billie Dyer and Other Stories, is a slim volume told in the same calm, wise voice as that of his novel, So Long See You Tomorrow. All the ... Read full review
Review: Billie Dyer and Other StoriesUser Review - Goodreads
4 stars until the last 2 stories, which were amazing and bumped up my whole rating. This seemed like it was much more memoirish than fictional, but excellent either way. Read full review