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We come to our senses: stories

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W. W. Norton & Company
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[2016]
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"For readers of Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk and Redeployment, a searing debut exploring the lives of veterans returning to their homes in the South. Lacerating and lyrical, We Come to Our Senses centers on men and women affected by combat directly and tangentially, and the peculiar legacies of war. The story "Evie M." is about a vet turned office clerk whose petty neuroses derail even her suicide; in "We Come to Our Senses," a hip young couple leaves the city for the sticks, trading film festivals for firearms; in "Colleen" a woman redeploys to her Mississippi hometown, and confronts the superior who abused her at war; and in "11/19/98" a couple obsesses over sitcoms and retail catalogs, extracting joy and deeper meaning. The story "Hers" is about the sexual politics of a combat zone" --
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Grouping Titlewe come to our senses
Grouping Authorodie lindsey
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2022-05-24 02:08:34AM
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Novelist Primary ISBN9780393249606

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subject_facetPsychological fiction
Short stories
Southern States -- Fiction
Veterans -- Fiction
War stories
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title_substories
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