Paperback / softback
May 1, 1994
9780801848537
English
136
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.5 Pounds (US)
$28.00 USD, £20.50 GBP
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About the Author

Jean McGarry teaches in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University. Ocean State is her eighth book of fiction. Dream Date, Gallagher’s Travels, Home at Last, The Very Rich Hours, and Airs of Providence have also been published by Johns Hopkins. Her short stories have appeared in, among other publications, The New Yorker, The Yale Review, Boulevard, and The Southwest Review.

Reviews

Ms. McGarry's stories have the feel of paintings by Edward Hopper. Her characters are solitudinous and lonely, rarely funny, but the often carry with them, even in their defeat, a certain dignity. She is a writer who honors the human condition.

- Baltimore Sun
Johns Hopkins University Press
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Other Titles by Jean McGarry

Ocean State

Jean McGarry
Jul 2010 - The Johns Hopkins University Press
$27.00 USD - Hardback

So the Story Goes

edited by John T. Irwin and Jean McGarry - foreword by John Barth
Apr 2005 - Johns Hopkins University Press
$22.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Dream Date

Jean McGarry
Jun 2002 - Johns Hopkins University Press
$21.95 USD - Paperback / softback

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Water / Music

poems by Peter Filkins
Apr 2021 - Johns Hopkins University Press
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Fabrications

Pamela Painter
Nov 2020 - Johns Hopkins University Press
$21.95 USD - Paperback / softback
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Deep Gossip

Sidney Wade
Apr 2020 - Johns Hopkins University Press
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Avala Is Falling

Biljana Jovanović, translated by John K. Cox
Jul 2020 - Central European University Press, an imprint of Central European University Press
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Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery

John Gregory Brown
May 2019 - University of South Carolina Press
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Robur the Conqueror

Jules Verne, edited by Arthur B. Evans, translated by Alex Kirstukas
Jul 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
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Wanting Radiance

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A Little More than Kin

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