A manual for cleaning women : selected stories / Lucia Berlin ; edited and with an introduction by Stephen Emerson ; foreword by Lydia Davis.
- 4 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 8 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Benton County Public Library - Fowler||F BER (Text)||34044000900439||ADULT FICTION||Checked out||10/22/2016|
|Eckhart Public Library - Main||F BERLIN lucia Manual (Text)||840191002204275||Adult Fiction - Second Floor||Checked out||11/12/2016|
|Flora-Monroe Township Public Library - Flora||FIC BER (Text)||50825010679644||Fiction||Available||-|
|Jefferson County Public Library - Madison||F (Text)||39391006695389||Fiction||Available||-|
|Seymour Main Library||FIC BERLIN (Text)||37500004128225||Fiction||Available||-|
|South Whitley Community Public Library - South Whitley||YA F BER (Text)||30402004587202||TEEN FICTION||Available||-|
|West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette||FIC BER (Text)||31951004081300||Main Floor - New Arrivals||Checked out||11/10/2016|
|Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield||FIC Berlin (Text)||78292000358169||Adult New Book Collection||Checked out||11/13/2016|
- ISBN: 9780374202392 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 0374202397 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 9780374712860 (softcover)
- ISBN: 9781250094735(softcover)
- Physical Description: xxiv, 403 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Compiles the best work of the legendary short-story writer Lucia Berlin. With her trademark blend of humor and melancholy, Berlin crafts miracles from the everyday--uncovering moments of grace in the cafeterias and Laundromats of the American Southwest, in the homes of the Northern California upper classes, and from the perspective of a cleaning woman alone in a hotel dining room in Mexico City. The women of Berlin's stories are lost, but they are also strong, clever, and extraordinarily real. They are hitchhikers, hard workers, bad Christians. With the wit of Lorrie Moore and the grit of Raymond Carver, they navigate a world of jockeys, doctors, and switchboard operators. They laugh, they mourn, they drink. Berlin, a highly influential writer despite having published little in her lifetime, conjures these women from California, Mexico, and beyond. Lovers of the short story will not want to miss this remarkable collection from a master of the form"-- Provided by publisher.
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