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Where I'm Calling From: Selected Stories Paperback – 1 Nov 1993

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  • Paperback: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Harvill Press; New Ed edition (1 Nov. 1993)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1860460399
  • ISBN-13: 978-1860460395
  • Product Dimensions: 13.5 x 3.2 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 38 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 119,721 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Where I'm Calling From, with the author's original introduction, is the essential Raymond Carver story collection.

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"The American Chekhov." Sunday Times

Shortly before he died, America's laureate of the dispossessed made his own choice of his short stories, revised the texts and published them in this authorative edition. The stories in Where I'm Calling from are selected from the full range of the author's work including Furious Seasons, Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?, What We Talk about When We Talk about Love, and Cathedral and include all seven stories from his last collection, Elephant.

Where I'm Calling from, with the author's original introduction, is the essential Raymond Carver story collection.

"The master craftsman of the modern American short story." Daily Telegraph

"If you haven't read on Raymond Carver's books yet, go out immediately and buy one." Australian

"The master of the contemporary American Story." New Musical Express

"We are talking greatness." Melody Maker

"Superb." Ian McEwan

"One of America's most original, truest voices...Raymond Carver was a great writer...Read everything Carver wrote." Salman Rushdie

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