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By Maura Stanton

In towns within the Sea, Maura Stanton faucets into the mysterious strength of the fairy story, with its awesome photos and magical narrative styles. Her tales blur the limits among fairy story and verité, and touch upon the paintings of storytelling. various characters -- from a enterprise guy to a pianist, from a county coroner to a ironmongery store clerk, from a Greek immigrant to a Danish artist -- come to find that the earlier is a ruined state, misplaced ceaselessly, yet nonetheless a spot to go to in want, dream, and reminiscence. all through her tales, Stanton makes an attempt to wrest a deeper development, filled with humor and sweetness, out of the worrying occasions of up to date life.

Maura Stanton's past books contain the unconventional Molly Companion and the tale collections The state I Come From and Do no longer Forsake Me, Oh My Darling. Stanton is a recipient of the Yale sequence of more youthful Poets award and a two-time winner of the PEN Syndicated Fiction Award. She teaches within the M.F.A. application at Indiana University.

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