And Yet They Were Happy (Paperback)
Leapfrog Press, 9781935248187, 309pp.
Publication Date: May 17, 2011
A young couple comes of age in a surreal world of apocalypse, delight, longing, and tenderness.
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Praise For And Yet They Were Happy…
"[Helen] Phillips' brashly experimental debut novel charts via linked fables the course of a young couple who fall in love, survive many floods, get married, have fights, make mistakes, and create a familythe whole shebang revealed in completely surreal yet oddly everyday prose."Elle
"Surreal miniaturist Helen Phillips’s debut collection, And Yet They Were Happy, is full of gems."—Vanity Fair