Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

The Characters in Ann Beattie’s New Stories Are Boomers in a Millennial World

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THE ACCOMPLISHED GUEST Stories By Ann Beattie 270 pp. Scribner. $26. Ann Beattie’s distinguished career extends back 40 years to her debut collection, “Distortions,” which documented, with cool aplomb, disaffected baby boomers in the age of Nixon.


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