Little Disturbances by Grace Paley

"Little Disturbances" is a collection of short stories that explore the daily lives and struggles of women, primarily Jewish New Yorkers. The stories are centered around themes of love, loss, and the complexities of life, with a particular focus on the female experience. The author's distinctive voice and vivid characters provide a poignant and often humorous look at the human condition.

The 865th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 409

Since this book was first published in 1959, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 409.0.

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