Too Much Happiness

By Alice Munro
(Center Point, Hardcover, Large Print, 9781602856462, 431pp.)

Publication Date: January 2010

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Paperback, Compact Disc, Paperback, Paperback

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Selected by Indie Booksellers for the December 2009 Indie Next List
“A new work by Alice Munro is always cause for celebration, and this collection of stories is no exception. These stories are like smooth, fast rivers on the surface, hiding a deep turbulence. Each cool and intelligent voice lures me deep into the tale, but never fails to deal a swift jerk and embed a hook deep and permanent.”
-- Karen M. Frank, Northshire Bookstore, Manchester Center, VT


Description
With clarity and ease, Munro once again renders complex, difficult events and emotions into stories that shed light on the unpredictable ways in which men and women accommodate and often transcend what happens in their lives.



NPR
Wednesday, Dec 30, 2009

Too Much Happiness, the newest collection of short stories from the master of the form, features a cast of lovers and losers, husbands and widows, scientists and woodworkers. "Is there anyone writing short fiction today in English who has more authority?" asks reviewer Alan Cheuse. More at NPR.org

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