Domesticated Wild Things, and Other Stories
|Series title:||Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Nebraska Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $18.95|
| Book Description: |
Just down the highway from Connecticut’s Gold Coast is the state’s rusty underbelly, the wretched, used-up sort of place where you might find Xhenet Aliu’s Domesticated Wild Things: the reluctant mothers, delinquent dads, and not-quite-feral children, yet dreamers all. These are the children of immigrants who found boarded-up brass mills instead of the gilded streets of America; they’re the teenaged girls raised in the fluorescent glow of Greek...