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Contents

The grievance adjuster -- A brief biography of Ellie Brume -- My crystal -- John Stuart Mill goes home -- Ramón El Conejo -- L'il britches -- Nails -- Stones -- Selma -- The playhouse -- The girl who was afraid of snow -- How I saved Mickey from the bomb -- The end of the world -- Bye bye birdie -- The festival.

Abstract

This collection of fifteen stories was chosen by William H. Gass to receive the 1974 Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction--Back cover.

Publication Title

Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction

Award Date

1974

Judge

William H. Gass

Publication Date

1974

Publisher

University of Iowa Press

City

Iowa City

Total Pages

197

ISBN of Print Version

9780877450504

Rights

Copyright © 1974 by The University of Iowa. No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying or recording, without permission in writing from the publisher.