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.
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.
Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction
Gass, William H.
University of Iowa Press
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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.
Petesch, Natalie L.M.. After the First Death There Is No Other. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1974.