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This is a very solid collection of short stories. Domini has a wonderful sense for what is interesting in a situation and a great eye for presenting things in a different way than I've seen before. He has a good handle on his technique in this collection and isn't afraid to wander into uncharted territory once in a while.
John Domini has won awards in all genres, publishing fiction in Paris Review, Ploughshares, and anthologies, and non-fiction in GQ, The New York Times, and elsewhere, including Italian journals. The New York Times has praised his work as "dreamlike… grabs hold of both reader and character," and Alan Cheuse, of NPR's "All Things Considered," described it as "witty and biting." Domini's ‘03 novel, ...moreMore about John Domini...