Early Sorrows (Hardcover)

For Children and Sensitive Readers

By Michael Henry Heim, Danilo Kis

New Directions Publishing Corporation, 9780811213905, 118pp.

Publication Date: October 17, 1998

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A group of linked stories that memorialize Danilo Kis's early years in a Yugoslavian village. The 19 pieces cover his crucial first bereavements and humiliations, striking various tones - from pastorals to exercises in humour.