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Liars in Love

Stories

Richard Yates

Picador

Now available in eBook for the first time, Richard Yates’s groundbreaking collection of short fiction.

The stories in Liars in Love are concerned with troubled relations and the elusive nature of truth. Whether it be in the depiction of the complications of divorced families, grown-up daughters, estranged sisters, office friendships or fleeting love affairs, the pieces in this collection showcase Richard Yates's extraordinary gift for observation and his understanding of human frailty.

In this collection, you’ll discover some of the most influential and sharply observed short fiction of the 20th century, and find out why Richard Yates was a true American master.

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Praise for Liars in Love

Praise for Richard Yates’s short fiction:

“Soft-spoken in his prose and terrifyingly accurate in his dialogue, Yates renders his characters with such authenticity that you hardly realize what he's done.”—The Boston Globe

“A superb collection...A laureate of romantic loneliness.”—The New York Times Book Review

“Evoking entire worlds in a few words....[An] A.”—Entertainment Weekly

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Richard Yates

  • Richard Yates is the author of the novels Revolutionary Road, A Special Providence, Disturbing the Peace, The Easter Parade, A Good School, Young Hearts Crying, and Cold Spring Harbor, as well as The Collected Short Stories of Richard Yates. His short story collection Eleven Kinds of Loneliness is also now available in eBook. He died in 1992.

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Liars in Love

Stories

Richard Yates

  • e-Book

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Picador

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