Further Persons Imperfect: Synopsis

Cover - Further Persons Imperfect
Published 08/2007 Trade paperback, 6" x 9", 168 pp. Retail: $12.95 ISBN: 9780595455003

Seventeen skilled authors. Seventeen vivid stories. Seventeen fascinating first-person characters. Seventeen singular opportunities to lose yourself deep within the life of another. Take the challenge—and take an in-person look at Further Persons Imperfect.

Editor/contributor Paul McComas is or has been the instructor of the sixteen other contributors to this anthology, fourteen of whom first studied with him in the Minicourse Program at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. (The other two first studied with him at Lawrence University’s Bjorklunden summer seminar program in Door County, Wisconsin.) All are also present or past students in his privately-run Advanced Fiction Writing workshop. Published with a grant from Northwestern University.

NOTE: A portion of the proceeds from this book benefits Boys Hope/Girls Hope, a not-for-profit network of group homes for high-potential, at-risk youth. Go to www.boyshopegirlshope.org or www.chicagobhgh.org.