Bear and His Daughter

Stories
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Author(s): Robert Stone
Genre: Short Stories
Original Publish Date: May 14, 1998
Product Number: EB00031490
Released: May 14, 1998
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780547630519
Publisher: Mariner Books
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Description

The stories collected in Bear and His Daughter span nearly thirty years - 1969 to the present - and they explore, acutely and powerfully, the humanity that unites us. In "Miserere," a widowed librarian with an unspeakable secret undertakes an unusual and grisly role in the anti-abortion crusade. "Under the Pitons" is the harrowing story of a reluctant participant in a drug-running scheme and the grim and unexpected consequences of his involvement. The title story is a riveting account of the tangled lines that weave together the relationship of a father and his grown daughter.

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