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Described by the Atlantic as 'one of America's living masters of the short story', Stuart Dybek has been accoladed on all fronts, receiving fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the MacArthur Foundation, a PEN/Malamud Prize, a Lannan Award, a Whiting Writers Award, and four O. Henry Prizes. His fiction, poetry, and nonfiction have appeared widely in journals such as Harper’s, Poetry, Tin House, the Atlantic, and the New Yorker.


The Start of Something Stuart Dybek

'One of the most soulful writers in America, and a national treasure' George Saunders From a master of the short story, this is a beguiling collection of nineteen tales about growing up, wising up and falling in love

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