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The House at Belle Fontaine

Stories

by Lily Tuck

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The House at Belle Fontaine by Lily Tuck
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  • Published in USA  Apr 2013
    160 pages
    Genre: Short Stories/Essays

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Diane S.

The House at Belle Fontaine
A very good grouping of stories, I love the way she writes. She is spare with her words, yet they are jarring nonetheless. These are stories of people at a crossroads, mainly women and set in foreign lands. Many times there is a choice and the choice they make determines their futures. I found the ending of one "Bloomsday in Bangkok' left me with such an incredible and horrifying image, that I actually dreamed about it last night. Don't get me wrong these are not horror stories by any means, it's just the normal creepiness one gets when confronted with different cultures. Well done.
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