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ISBN: 9781573223782
Availability: Out of stock, usually available in 3-10 days
Published: Riverhead Books - February 3rd, 2004

For my money, this is among the finest American short story collections of the past twenty years. ZZ Packer's taut, snarky, understated stories of race, culture, family ties, and youth in a country on the brink of the present are each like perfectly measured pipe bombs, timed to go off right when you start thinking there's nothing to worry about.

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