Delicate Edible Birds: And Other Stories

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Hyperion, Jan 27, 2009 - Fiction - 306 pages
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From Lauren Groff, author of the critically acclaimed and bestselling novel The Monsters of Templeton, comes Delicate Edible Birds, one of the most striking short fiction debuts in recent years.

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User Review  - Matt Sadorf - Goodreads

I read Lauren Groff's first book, The Monsters of Templeton, when it first came out and absolutely loved it, but then I let myself lose track of her for some reason. At some point in the last year she ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nicola - Goodreads

Yes, this was a cover lust random pick. I can honestly say the cover did not steer me wrong. My fav shorts were, L. DeBard and Aliette, Blythe and Sir Fleeting. Sir Fleeting stayed with me for days ... Read full review

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Lauren Groff was born in Cooperstown, New York, and grew up one block from the Baseball Hall of Fame. She has a BA from Amherst College and an MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her short stories have appeared in several literary publications, including The Atlantic Monthly and Ploughshares, as well as in the anthologies Best American Short Stories 2007, Pushcart Prize XXXII, and Best New American Voices 2008. She was awarded the Axton Fellowship in Fiction at the University of Louisville, and has had residencies and fellowships at Yaddo and the Vermont Studio Center. She lives in Gainesville, Florida, with her husband, Clay, and her dog, Cooper.

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