Tenth of December Stories Author:George Saunders A collection of stories which includes "Home," a wryly whimsical account of a soldier's return from war; "Victory lap," a tale about an inventive abduction attempt; and the title story, in which a suicidal cancer patient saves the life of a young misfit. — Victory lap -- — Sticks -- — Puppy -- — Escape from Spiderhead -- — Exh... more »ortation --
This is an incredibly powerful collection of short stories touching on parenting, PTSD, psychopharmacology, suicide, class, and immigration. Skip The Semplica Girl Diaries if you are squeamish. Enjoy the wonderful writing!