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J. D. Salinger's "A Perfect Day for Bananafish," John Cheever's "Goodbye, My Brother," Doris Lessing's "Through the Tunnel": These and dozens of other beloved stories share the beach as their setting. In fact, it is remarkable how many of the finest writers have set stories and novels in whole or in part at the beach -- and how often they use this locale to explore the greJ. D. Salinger's "A Perfect Day for Bananafish," John Cheever's "Goodbye, My Brother," Doris Lessing's "Through the Tunnel": These and dozens of other beloved stories share the beach as their setting. In fact, it is remarkable how many of the finest writers have set stories and novels in whole or in part at the beach -- and how often they use this locale to explore the great themes of love, loss, death, family, and redemption. Beach brings together, for the first time, the very best of this literary tradition, including stories, novel excerpts, and narrative nonfiction....

Title : Beach: Stories by the Sand and Sea
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ISBN : 9781569246368
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 256 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Beach: Stories by the Sand and Sea Reviews

  • Staci Martin
    2018-09-22 18:09

    I grew up in, albeit northern, California and have an affinity for the ocean. This is a great collection to not only have read but to hold on to and revisit....especially if you are currently landlocked like myself.

  • Elizabeth
    2018-10-11 18:16

    Nice mix of authors. Fun for the summer...which has pretty much ended in Michigan.