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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love (1987) [Collection]
by Raymond Carver Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

In his second collection of stories, as in his first, Carver's characters are peripheral people--people without education, insight or prospects, people too unimaginative to even give up. Carver celebrates these men and women.

Contents:

  • Why Don't You Dance?
  • Viewfinder
  • Mr. Coffee and Mr. Fixit
  • Gazebo
  • I Could See the Smallest Things
  • Sacks
  • The Bath
  • Tell the Women We're Going
  • After the Denim
  • So Much Water So Close to Home
  • The Third Thing That Killed My Father Off
  • A Serious Talk
  • The Calm
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Everything Stuck to Him
  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
  • One More Thing

Original title: What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics


The following works are contained within this one:
     Popular Mechanics (1977) [Short Story]
      Author: Raymond Carver
This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Raymond Carver: Collected Stories (2009) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Raymond Carver

Edition #1: What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love (1987)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "The collection as a whole, unlike most, begins to grow and resonate in a wonderful cumulative effect." Chicago Tribune Book World
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Manifested in:

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love (1989)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Vintage Books
ISBN: 9780679723059
Dimensions: 7.9 x 5.1 x 0.7 in
Pages: 176

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