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Taking Care

(1982)
A collection of stories by

 
 
From a true American master of the short story, comes a collection of disturbing, comic, and moving takes that find deeper meanings in ordinary domestic life. Here with unforgetable characters, places and events--a young divorcee, a shared summer home, a troubled family, a wedding, the death of a pet--Williams takes her readers on journey after journey, as only she can.

Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"Hypnotic... one of our most remarkable storytellers." - Ann Beattie


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Used availability for Joy Williams's Taking Care

Hardback Editions

February 1982 : USA Hardback
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Title: Taking Care
Author(s): Joy Williams
ISBN: 0-394-52157-9 / 978-0-394-52157-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Paperback Editions

July 1985 : USA Paperback
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Title: Taking Care
Author(s): Joy Williams
ISBN: 0-394-72912-9 / 978-0-394-72912-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

September 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Taking Care: Short Stories
Author(s): Joy Williams
Publisher: Vintage
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