Category Archives: Novel-in-stories

DIRTY LOVE by Andre Dubus III

One of my college professors used to say that you don’t really read a short story until you re-read it.  I began thinking about this halfway through DIRTY LOVE, as soon as I realized that the stories—four novellas, actually—were interconnected. … Continue reading

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WHEN IT HAPPENS TO YOU by Molly Ringwald

Whether you read this book because you are curious about what the “Pretty in Pink” star would write or whether you are a novel-in-stories junkie like me, it’s worth a look. Although a somewhat snarky New York Times review by … Continue reading

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