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The truly needy and other stories

by Lucy Honig

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLucy Honig.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.O53 T78 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination205 p. ;
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL530297M
      ISBN 100822941074
      LC Control Number99006563

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Crossing paths, these difficult characters often misunderstand and sometimes demean each other, yet they also redeem and rescue one other in odd and unexpected ways.

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Lucy Honig, Author University of Pittsburgh Press $ (p) ISBN   Most of the book’s nine stories are set in or near Manhattan. In a series of interlocking stories entitled, The Truly Needy Honig brings a group of unrelated people—a social service organization director with a midlife crisis, her secretary, a Cambodian refugee who is haunted by her past, a homeless couple and actors filing a scene about Author: Lucy Honig.

The Truly Needy And Other Stories Book Description: These nine stories are teeming with people on the margins, where destitute New Yorkers and determined immigrants are as much at the mercy of social services, media attention, opportunistic politicians, and "quality-of-life" campaigns as they are prey to grinding poverty, dangerous streets, and.

The Truly Needy And Other Stories By Lucy Honig Whether depicting a troubled teenager with a crush on her high school English teacher, an immigrant from Guatemala who cleans rooms at the Plaza Hotel or a lonely beauty salon employee who human ties consist principally of those she imagines with fellow subway riders, Lucy Honig draws the.

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