Samuel Johnson Is Indignant
By Lydia Davis
(McSweeney's, Hardcover, 9780970335593, 201pp.)
Publication Date: October 2001
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
One of the Village Voice's 25 Favorite Books and the ALA's 2002 Notable Books, this collection of 56 stories is like nothing else. By which we mean: there is nothing else like this. Lydia Davis makes simple things complicated and complicated things simple, and it is all amazing to behold.