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Quantity Add to basket. This item has been added to your basket View basket Checkout. Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. When he died in August , Raymond Carver had just published what were thought to be his last stories in the collection entitled Elephant and his own collection of stories, Where I'm Calling from. Five previously unpublished stories have recently been discovered, and this new volume brings together all of his uncollected fiction, including a fragment of an unfinished novel, five early stories, and all of his non-fiction prose.
Three of these late-found stories are fine examples of Carver's late, open style, while two date from his middle period. The non-fiction prose includes all of his essays, together with occasional commentary on his own fiction and poetry, writings on the American short story, and reviews of work by his contemporaries, among them Donald Barthelme, Richard Brautigan, Jim Harrison, Thomas McGuane and Richard Ford. Added to basket. Before the Coffee Gets Cold. Toshikazu Kawaguchi. Normal People. Sally Rooney. Once Upon a River. Diane Setterfield. An American Marriage.
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