Five Tuesdays in Winter

Five Tuesdays in Winter

Regular price
$26.95
Sale price
$26.95
Regular price
$26.99
Sold out
Unit price
per 
Shipping calculated at checkout.

"Five Tuesdays in Winter moved me, inspired me, thrilled me. It filled up every chamber of my heart. I loved this book." --Ann Patchett


By the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Writers & Lovers and Euphoria comes a masterful new collection of short stories


Lily King, one of the most "brilliant" (New York Times Book Review), "wildly talented" (Chicago Tribune), and treasured authors of contemporary fiction, returns after her recent bestselling novels with Five Tuesdays in Winter, her first book of short fiction.


Told in the intimate voices of complex, endearing characters, Five Tuesdays in Winter intriguingly subverts expectations as it explores desire, loss, jolting violence, and the inexorable tug toward love at all costs. A reclusive bookseller begins to feel the discomfort of love again. Two college roommates have a devastating middle-aged reunion. A proud old man rages powerlessly in his granddaughter's hospital room. A writer receives a visit from all the men who have tried to suppress her voice.

Romantic, hopeful, brutally raw, and unsparingly honest, this wide-ranging collection of ten selected stories by one of our most accomplished chroniclers of the human heart is an exciting addition to Lily King's oeuvre of acclaimed fiction.




Author: Lily King
Publisher: Grove Press
Published: 11/09/2021
Pages: 240
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.75lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.60w x 1.20d
ISBN: 9780802158765

Review Citation(s):
Library Journal 09/01/2021 pg. 6
Kirkus Reviews 09/01/2021
Publishers Weekly 09/27/2021
Booklist 10/01/2021 pg. 23
Shelf Awareness 12/07/2021

About the Author
LILY KING is the New York Times bestselling author of five novels, including most recently Writers & Lovers and Euphoria. Her work has won numerous prizes and awards, including the Kirkus Prize, the New England Book Award for Fiction, the Maine Book Award for Fiction, a MacDowell Fellowship, a Whiting Award, and she has been a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the PEN/Hemingway Award. She lives in Portland, Maine.