Stephanie Powell Watts Presents Her Debut Short Story Collection
||Stephanie Powell Watts will read from her new collection of short stories, We Are Taking Only What We Need on Thursday, August 2nd at 6:30 p.m at
City Lights Bookstore. Most of the stories in this collection are set
in North Carolina and blend humor and gravity. The book was named a finalist for the Pen-Faulkner Award. The story, “Unassigned
Territory” received the Pushcart Prize and a citation from Best American
Short Stories. Author of the Pulitzer-Prize novel Known World,
Edward P. Jones, says, “Stephanie Powell Watts offers an impressive
debut that promises only wonderful work to come.” To reserve a copy
please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 6:30pm
3 East Jackson Street
Availability: We can probably get this title, but there may be extra shipping.
Published: BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans - November 30th, 2011