Stephanie Powell Watts Presents Her Debut Short Story Collection

08/02/2012 6:30 pm

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. 
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ISBN-13: 9781886157798
Availability: *Available from our warehouse - Usually ships in 1-5 days - Ask us if we have a used copy in-stock*
Published: BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans, 11/2011

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