Read e-book online An Ambulance Is on the Way: Stories of Men in Trouble PDF

By Jonathan Wilson

ISBN-10: 0375422102

ISBN-13: 9780375422102

ISBN-10: 1400031230

ISBN-13: 9781400031238

nationwide Jewish e-book Award finalist Jonathan Wilson’s uproariously humorous tales exhibit the neuroses of suburban males as they ruminate, self-medicate, and acclimate to the rhythms of heart age.

From the slacker husband who spends his day working loved ones errands, chatting up the neighborhood football mothers, and consuming many of the wine he used to be steered to shop for for his wife’s women’s-group assembly, to the guy who calls an outdated female friend whereas looking forward to the decision from his heart specialist, to the nice Jewish son who's torn among the caustic wit of his very Jewish mom and the fertility urges of his very not-Jewish female friend, every one of those tales is touched via Wilson’s affection for male foibles. Taken jointly, they offer us a nuanced photo of guys in sizzling water–with ladies, their teenage childrens, and their very own consciences.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

Show description

Read Online or Download An Ambulance Is on the Way: Stories of Men in Trouble PDF

Similar single authors books

Bang Crunch (Vintage Contemporaries) - download pdf or read online

In Neil Smith’s 9 tales, ordinary humans locate themselves in decidedly strange events, because the mundane and the glorious collide. a girl mourning the lack of her husband unearths solace in chatting with his ashes, entombed in a curling stone. The identify tale zeroes in on a lady with Fred Hoyle syndrome, whose age expands and contracts just like the universe.

Download e-book for kindle: Ancestors and Others: New and Selected Stories by Fred Chappell

During this assortment, Fred Chappell exhibits his mastery throughout quite a number genres. that includes people fables within the Twain culture, sensible tales of transforming into up in distant Appalachia, tales of relatives, family, and group, and stories of the glorious and spooky, this e-book will pride enthusiasts and shock new readers.

Auction of Emotions - download pdf or read online

This selection of brief tales is an try at portray the nearest attainable photograph of the day-by-day lives of individuals from the author's a part of the area. quite a few social themes and stigmas were portrayed right here throughout the feelings and tales of the characters during this brief tales assortment. the target of this presentation doesn't lie in the direction of effect yet quite at the path of acquaintance.

Horrors of Church Hill Volume 2 by Daniel J. Kirk PDF

Demonic forces terrorize Richmond, Virginia and its inhabitants because the unusual forces that experience drawn the supernatural to town strive against again keep an eye on. sign up for invoice speed, Daniel J. Kirk and Sara eco-friendly for a suite of brief tales that includes the undead, demonic, and old gods that experience populated the Horrors of Church Hill sequence.

Extra resources for An Ambulance Is on the Way: Stories of Men in Trouble

Sample text

Download PDF sample

An Ambulance Is on the Way: Stories of Men in Trouble by Jonathan Wilson

by George

Rated 4.22 of 5 – based on 24 votes