The Hat of My Mother (Paperback)

By Max Steele

Algonquin Books, 9781565120761, 280pp.

Publication Date: January 4, 1994

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Max Steele's exquisitely crafted stories have long been admired and studied by readers and writers alike. These fourteen stories demonstrate the range and depth of this distinguished writer. "Beautifully wrought . . . these stories stay deep in our consciousness."--The New York Times Book Review.

About the Author

Max Steele's other books include another short-story collection, Where She Brushed Her Hair, and a novel, Debby, for which he won the Harper Prize and the Mayflower Award. He was a founding editor of The Paris Review and recently retired as professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was director of the program in creative writing.