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Jamie Quatro’s debut story collection, I Want To Show You More (Grove), is an Indie Next Pick, New York Times Notable Book, and NPR Best Book of 2013, as well as a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, the NBCC John Leonard Prize, and the Townsend Prize for Fiction. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The O.Henry Prize Stories, The New York Times Book Review, The Kenyon Review, Tin House, Ploughshares, The Southern Review, McSweeney’s, and elsewhere. A finalist for the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Short Fiction, she is the recipient of fellowships from Yaddo, The MacDowell Colony, Sewanee, and Bread Loaf. Quatro holds graduate degrees from the College of William and Mary and the Bennington Colle...more


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I Want to Show You More
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“The next morning, between services, in an alcove space used for private prayer, Heinrich confessed to an elder that he had succumbed to the temptation of lust and could no longer be of service to the church. He said that he had seen more of God's glory in the body of a half-naked girl than in the worship services of thirty years combined. That he would like to continue mediating on the glory of God in this fashion.”
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