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Fiction Reviews
Date of Review: 
Dec.03.2007
Source: 
Publishers Weekly

Wolff's first story collection, In the Garden of the North American Martyrs (1981), was a major salvo in the short story renaissance that included Raymond Carver. The ten spare, elegant new stories here, collected with twenty-one stories from Wolff's three previous collections, are as good as anything Wolff has done.

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