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5 edition of A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You found in the catalog.

A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You

Stories

by Amy Bloom

  • 132 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Graphic Novels - General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • United States,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • 20th century,
  • Large type books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8136678M
    ISBN 100786232900
    ISBN 109780786232901

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A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You. Transcendent stories: about the uncertain gestures of love, about the betrayals and gifts of the body, about the surprises and bounties of the heart, and about what comes to us unbidden and what we choose/5. It was Henry James who first claimed the imagination of disaster, but in Amy Bloom's stunning second collection, she appears to have inherited the mantle.

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Henry Awards. A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You: Stories by Amy Bloom covers how typical love can be in atypical situations (for some, of course).

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In A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, there are many different portraits of family. A BLIND MAN CAN SEE HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU. Stories. by There’s also the rootless black man of the paired stories “Night Vision” and “Light into Dark,” whose single teenaged sexual experience with his white stepmother reshapes his life into a futile quest for commitment and self-respect.

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A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You By Amy Bloom. Random House $ ISBN A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You. Jane Spencer collects pictures of slim young men. In the bottom drawer of her desk, between swatches of silk and old business cards for Spencer Interiors, she has two photos of James Dean, one of a deeply wistful Jeremy Irons in Brideshead, arm in arm with the boy holding the teddy bear, a sepia print of Rudolph Valentino in.

Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, Paperback by Bloom, Amy, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free P&P in the UK A new collection of stories by the celebrated author of Love Invents Us introduces a new cast of characters who search for love and satisfaction in a difficult and painful world/5(K).

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From the first story in A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You—about a mother whose daughter is preparing for a sex change operation, to the last, about a writer who, Iago-fashion, breaks up a marriage by creating a self-serving, self-reflexive fiction—psychotherapist Amy Bloom is unrelenting in her presentation of extremes.

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