Let me tell you : new stories, essays, and other writings / Shirley Jackson ; edited by Laurence Jackson Hyman and Sarah Hyman DeWitt ; foreword by Ruth Franklin.

"As we approach the centenary of [Jackson's] birth comes this astonishing compilation of fifty-six pieces--more than forty of which have never been published before. Two of Jackson's children co-edited this volume, culling through the vast archives of their mothers paper's at the...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965.
Other Authors: Hyman, Laurence Jackson, (Editor), DeWitt, Sarah Hyman, (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Random House, [2015]
Edition:First edition.
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505 0 |a Foreword -- Sudden and Unusual Things Have Happened: Unpublished and Uncollected Short Fiction -- I Would Rather Write Than Do Anything Else: Essays and Reviews -- When This War is Over: Early Short Stories -- Somehow Things Haven't Turned Out the Way We Expected: Humor and Family -- I'd Like to See You Get Out of That Sentence: About the Craft of Writing -- Afterword. 
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