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Grace Paley


USA flag (1922 - 2007)

Born in the Bronx in 1922, Grace Paley was a renowned writer and activist. Her Collected Stories was a finalist for both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Her other collections include Enormous Changes at the Last Minute and Just As I Thought. She died in Vermont on August 22, 2007.
 
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Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book nominee (1986) : Later the Same Day
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book nominee (1994) : The Collected Stories of Grace Paley
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (1995) : The Collected Stories of Grace Paley


Grace Paley recommends
Fear
Fear (1999)
Irini Spanidou
"Remarkable, spare, powerful."

The Women My Father Knew (2010)
Savyon Liebrecht
"A powerful and intelligent writer."

Late in the Day: Poems 2010 - 2014 (2015)
Ursula K Le Guin
"There is no winter with an imagination as forceful and delicate as Ursula K Le Guin's."


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