Posts tagged Lorrie Moore

Birds of America

Birds of America reaffirmed my belief that Lorrie Moore has great abilities as an observer and describer of things, but less talent as a storyteller. Every entry in this collection of short stories feel very…

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A Gate at the Stairs

Lorrie Moore is a writer of exceptional quality. But a storyteller, a master of plot, she is not. Moore's novel A Gate At The Stairs has some of the finest and most expressive passages I've…

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