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Talent introduces a new collection of remarkable stories

Charles Macrae

Talent introduces a new collection of remarkable stories

by Charles Macrae

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Published by (s.n.) in Jersey .
Written in English


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Statementwritten by Charles Macrae.
The Physical Object
Pagination(32)p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21483980M

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • Latinas of Indigenous descent living in the American West take center stage in this haunting debut story collection—a powerful meditation on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep-rooted truths of our homelands. “Here are stories that blaze like wildfires, with characters who made me laugh and broke my heart.”—Sandra Cisnero. NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • Latinas of Indigenous descent living in the American West take center stage in this haunting debut story collection—a powerful meditation on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep-rooted truths of our homelands. “Here are stories that blaze like wildfires, with characters who made me laugh and broke.

Happiness, Like Water introduces a true talent, a young writer with a beautiful heart and a capacious imagination. "Intricate, graceful prose propels Okparanta’s profoundly moving and illuminating book. I devoured these stories and immediately wanted more. This is an arrival."—NoViolet Bulawayo"Okparanta's prose is tender, beautiful and. Her stories move through the heart of darkness and illuminate it with the soul of truth."--Julia Alvarez, author of How the Garc a Girls Lost Their Accents" A] powerhouse debut stylistically superb, with crisp dialogue and unforgettable characters, Sabrina & Corina introduces an impressive new talent to American letters.".

LONGLISTED for the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTIONAn urgent, essential collection of stories about immigration, broken dreams, Los Angeles gang members, Latin American families, and other tales of high stakes journeys, from the award-winning author of War by Candlelight and At Night We Walk in Circles. Migration. Betrayal. Family secrets. Doomed love. Uncertain futures. The Being Remarkable Series $ – $ E-Book. Buy Books Below. The Being Remarkable Series is a training program designed to be used by HR professionals to develop talent within the organization. Introductory videos for each of the booklet’s fifteen sections and a facilitation guide provide a wealth of resources for getting deeper.


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