Things That Pass for Love

Author(s): Allison Amend
Genre: Short Stories
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2008
Product Number: EB00653946
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781937854157
Publisher: OV Books
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"Allison Amend is a gifted storyteller, whose view of contemporary life is often wonderfully acute, original, and surprising."-Alison Lurie, author of Foreign Affairs: a Novel Allison Amend's writing is both thoughtful and entertaining, with a strong sense of humor throughout. Allison Amend was born in Chicago, Illinois, on a day when the Cubs beat the Mets 2-0. She holds an MFA from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop. While there, she learned never to live downwind from a pig farm and how to put English on a cue ball. She lives in New York, writing and teaching fiction.