Stone Mattress: Nine Tales by Margaret Atwood

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November 2014, no. 366
Margaret Atwood's new stories

Stone Mattress: Nine Tales

by Margaret Atwood

Bloomsbury, $35.99 hb, 268 pp, 9781408857168

Stone Mattress: Nine Tales by Margaret Atwood

Reviewed by
November 2014, no. 366

One swallow doesn’t make a summer, as the stark proverb cautions, but a cockatoo flocking of short stories suggests that the form is perhaps enjoying a revival – and the publishing industry has seized an opportunity. As it should.

Margaret Atwood's new stories

Stone Mattress: Nine Tales

by Margaret Atwood

Bloomsbury, $35.99 hb, 268 pp, 9781408857168

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