Stories of John Cheever Author:John Cheever Winner of the 1979 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. — THE STORIES OF JOHN CHEEVER live in the community of emotions and dreams. The men and women are creatures of beauty, tragedy and restless privilege. And always they soar from the sadness of life to the older and more elegant realms of light, desire, memory, and love.... — "Dazzling." — THE BOSTON GLO... more »BE
If you like the TV show Mad Men, you'll love Cheever. Fun little morality tales about working stiffs in NYC, summering in Nantucket, and expats in Italy. There's always an unusual twist to the stories, and it draws you back to the time of fedoras, cigarettes, martinis and Old Fashioneds.