Swim back to me / Ann Packer
- Packer, Ann, 1959-
- New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
- 1st ed.
- Physical Description:
- 225 pages ; 22 cm
- Walk for mankind -- Molten -- Jump -- Dwell time -- Her firstborn -- Things said or done.
- Packer's sterling collection of stories is framed by two novellas: "Walk for Mankind" about teenager Richard Appleby and his bittersweet relationship with Sasha Horowitz, a rebellious, risk-taking 14-year-old, who has a clandestine affair with a drug dealer; and, "Things Said or Done" set three decades later, when Sasha, now 51 and divorced, has become Richard's caretaker.
- "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Behrend copy: Purchased with funds from the Erie Endowment of Verna M. Lombard Library Endowment; 2010.
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