Nosy White Woman

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Pub Date: 08/20/2019

Pages: 224

Trim: 5 x 8

Publisher: Biblioasis

Imprint: Biblioasis

ISBN 13: 9781771962896

ISBN 10: 1771962895

Price: $14.95 / $19.99 CAN

Category: FICTION / Short Stories (single author)

Nosy White Woman

By Martha Wilson

Price: $14.95

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

A daughter tries to explain to her mother why calling the police isn't always a good idea. A caretaking group of sisters must rely on each other, but one has a fierce drinking problem. A mother confronts the frightening environmental damage of the world in which her child must grow old. In these sixteen stories, Martha Wilson provides a powerful look at the intersection of politics and daily life in our contemporary world, showing us the banal and gritty connections that lie there.

About the Book

A debut collection from a powerful new literary voice chronicling the intersection of politics and daily lives.

Author

Martha Wilson’s fiction has appeared in Best Canadian Stories 2017 and in the New Quarterly. She was runner-up for the 2017 Peter Hinchcliffe Fiction Prize and a finalist for the New South 2018 fiction prize. Her writing has also been in Real Simple, the New York Times, the Japan Times, Kansai Time Out, and the International Herald-Tribune. She is American but for more than twenty years has made her home in Canada, where she lives with her husband and two daughters.