Nights I Dreamed of Hubert Humphrey by Daniel Mueller

By Daniel Mueller

11 tales via the writer of the critically-acclaimed HOW ANIMALS MATE. Daniel Mueller unearths the gap among our daily mask and the selves we pressure to acknowledge in them. A boy whose mom and dad dwell aside comes to a decision to version himself after a local sociopath. a company platforms analyst makes an attempt to reconcile a homoerotic formative years together with his traditional . A divorcee courting a rape survivor needs to admit that what he loves so much approximately her may, in his daughter, thoroughly smash him. humorous and grim, trendy and provocative, those tales locate in disjunction and misalignment unheard of pressure and delightful grace. enhance compliment from Peter Ho Davies: “Daniel Mueller is a real American unique, his raucous, ribald imaginative and prescient (call it sub-division surreal) without delay chokingly humorous, and fiercely felt. those tales circulation from gut-busting to gut-churning to gut-wrenching within the blink of a watch, uncovering alongside the best way the soft within the ugly, the stunning within the lurid, and the soul in suburbia. Mueller – big-hearted and fearless as he's – has lengthy been certainly one of my cult writers. Nights I Dreamed of Hubert Humphrey may still provide many new readers the opportunity to find him.”

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