Cities I've Never Lived In

Cities I've Never Lived In

In subtle, sensuous prose, the stories in Sara Majka's debut collection explore distance in all its forms: the emotional spaces that open up between family members, friends, and lovers; the gaps that emerge between who we were and who we are; the gulf between our private and public selves. At the center of the collection is a series of stories narrated by a young American woman in the wake of a divorce; wry and shy but never less than open to the world, she recalls… (more)

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Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


It turns out in the end that this is in fact a book about an arty person with a complicated personal life. But it’s a lovely one, written in a moving and uncanny register.

Majka is a great line-maker who can kill you in just a few words.


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Publisher: Graywolf Press (February 16, 2016)

Collection: Graywolf Press

Language: English


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