By Mary McCarthy
American travelers locate themselves heavily befuddled by means of their unorthodox Italian consultant. A hospitalized graduate scholar turns the sounds of ache and depression into track. A kin is tragically taken aside, after which reformed, via a dangerous outbreak of influenza. the quick fiction during this assortment, a few of it autobiographical in idea, displays either the adept, witty storytelling and the insightful social remark of New York Times–bestselling writer Mary McCarthy.
a countrywide e-book Award finalist recognized for such novels as Birds in America and The Groves of Academe—as good as memoir (Memories of a Catholic Girlhood) and go back and forth writing (Venice Observed)—McCarthy exhibits in Cast a chilly Eye why she has been referred to as “a fantastic author with an extraordinary expertise for corrosive satire” (The Atlantic Monthly).
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