No Marble Angels: Short Fiction (Paperback)

Short Fiction

By Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

iUniverse, 9780595480098, 160pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2008



Characters in "No Marble Angels" struggle to close distances between each other, distances of race, sex, age.

"A valuable philosophical or political acquisition as well as a literary one . should be sought out and read."-Carolyn See, "Los Angeles Times"

"The stories remind me of both I.B. Singer and Flannery O'Conner-compelling."-John A. Williams, "The Man Who Cried I Am"

"Readers casually picking up . "No Marble Angels" might think they have stumbled into Anne Tyler's world . gems of clean, direct narrative."-"Baltimore Sun"

"With wonderfully wry humor, Leedom-Ackerman depicts the kind of good will that ends up causing trouble for others . a refined sense of craft is evident in all the stories."-"Library Journal"