The Peripatetic Coffin and Other Stories (Paperback)

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The stories in The Peripatetic Coffin and Other Stories, a collection from Ethan Rutherford, map the surprising ways in which the world we think we know can unexpectedly reveal its darker contours.

In stories that are alternately funny, persuasive, and compelling, unforgettable characters are confronted with, and battle against, the limitations of their lives.

Rutherford's work has been selected by Alice Sebold for inclusion in the volume of The Best American Short Stories that she edited, and also published in Ploughshares, One Story, and American Short Fiction.

Praise For…

“This is a flat-out beautiful book of stories... Not all books of stories are page-turners, but this one is.”
-Charles Baxter, author of National Book Award finalist The Feast of Love

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062203830
ISBN-10: 0062203835
Publisher: Ecco Press
Publication Date: May 7th, 2013
Pages: 225
Language: English