Trash: stories

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2002.
Language:
English
Description
Fourteen gritty, intimate, complex stories from a Southern poor-white perspective by the author of Bastard Out of Carolina. 1989 Lambda Book Award for Best Lesbian Fiction
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780452283510
9781101117811
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 1a84d854-46dc-1f70-f840-32da59c378dd
Grouping Title trash
Grouping Author allison dorothy
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-18 22:57:00PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-18 23:40:37PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Dorothy Allison
author_display Allison, Dorothy
available_at_catalog Main Kids, Main Library, Pruitt
collection_catalog Fiction, Muirhead
detailed_location_catalog Main Library - Adult Fiction, Pruitt - Adult Fiction, Special Collections - Muirhead
display_description

Trash, Allison's landmark collection, laid the groundwork for her critically acclaimed Bastard Out of Carolina, the National Book Award finalist that was hailed by The New York Times Book Review as "simply stunning...a wonderful work of fiction by a major talent." In addition to Allison's classic stories, this new edition of Trash features "Stubborn Girls and Mean Stories," an introduction in which Allison discusses the writing of Trash and "Compassion," a never-before-published short story.

First published in 1988, the award-winning Trash showcases Allison at her most fearlessly honest and startlingly vivid. The limitless scope of human emotion and experience are depicted in stories that give aching and eloquent voice to the terrible wounds we inflict on those closest to us. These are tales of loss and redemption; of shame and forgiveness; of love and abuse and the healing power of storytelling.

A book that resonates with uncompromising candor and incandescence, Trash is sure to captivate Allison's legion of readers and win her a devoted new following.

format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id 1a84d854-46dc-1f70-f840-32da59c378dd
isbn 9780452283510, 9781101117811
item_details ils:CARL0000196721|35192030404416|Special Collections - Muirhead|Special Coll. Fiction Allison|||1|false|false|||||Library Use Only||SC||, ils:CARL0000196721|35192039875236|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction Allison|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000196721|35192039972504|Pruitt - Adult Fiction|Fiction Allison|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||PR||, overdrive:32e79736-45b5-4cde-9f7c-7dcdf19ba001|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-07-19T04:40:37.028Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction, Short Stories
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Allison, Special Coll. Fiction Allison
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Main Kids, Main Library, Pruitt, Special Collections
primary_isbn 9780452283510
publishDate 2002
record_details ils:CARL0000196721|Book|Books||English|Plume,|2002.|xvi, 219 p. ; 21 cm., overdrive:32e79736-45b5-4cde-9f7c-7dcdf19ba001|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|2002|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:32e79736-45b5-4cde-9f7c-7dcdf19ba001 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000196721 35192030404416 Library Use Only Library Use Only false false false false false true
ils:CARL0000196721 35192039972504 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000196721 35192039875236 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Lesbians -- Fiction, Short stories, American, Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Women, Poor -- Fiction, Working class women -- Fiction
title_display Trash : stories
title_full Trash : stories / by Dorothy Allison, Trash Stories
title_short Trash :
title_sub stories
topic_facet Fiction, Lesbians, Short Stories, Short stories, American, Social life and customs, Women, Poor, Working class women