Temp -- Mother's Day -- The Nile -- Connor's Lake -- Star Game -- "Stranger in Paradise" -- The Sad-Womb Son -- Likely Houses -- Diamond Twill -- Baby Wood -- Mr. Feathers -- Resident Artist -- Hooked -- Red Spikes
In these authentic and descriptive tales, Lucia Nevai quietly portrays the lives of a cross section of our times: a reconstituted stepfamily struggling to put down new roots, self-destructive women caught in unfulfilling relationships with men, rural dwellers evoking the basic desires and pains of their unchanging but nevertheless eventful lives.
Iowa Short Fiction Award
University of Iowa Press
Copyright © 1987 by Lucia Nevai. All rights reserved.
Nevai, Lucia. Star Game. University of Iowa Press, 1987.