The World to Come

The World to Come Without a doubt the most ambitious story writer in America according to The Daily Beast Jim Shepard now delivers a new collection that spans borders and centuries with unrivaled mastery These ten st

  • Title: The World to Come
  • Author: Jim Shepard
  • ISBN: 9781524731809
  • Page: 169
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Without a doubt the most ambitious story writer in America, according to The Daily Beast, Jim Shepard now delivers a new collection that spans borders and centuries with unrivaled mastery These ten stories ring with voices belonging to among others English Arctic explorers in one of history s most nightmarish expeditions, a young contemporary American negotiating the Without a doubt the most ambitious story writer in America, according to The Daily Beast, Jim Shepard now delivers a new collection that spans borders and centuries with unrivaled mastery These ten stories ring with voices belonging to among others English Arctic explorers in one of history s most nightmarish expeditions, a young contemporary American negotiating the shockingly underreported hazards of our crude oil trains, eighteenth century French balloonists inventing manned flight, and two mid nineteenth century housewives trying to forge a connection despite their isolation on the frontier of settlement In each case the personal is the political as these characters face everything from the emotional pitfalls of everyday life to historic catastrophes on a global scale In his fifth collection, Shepard makes each of these wildly various worlds his own, and never before has he delineated anything like them so powerfully.

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