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Family and Loss: Memory and Vision Are Themes Throughout This Powerful Short-Story Collection

Loss—real and potential—casts a shadow over the lives of the characters in Spokane, Wash., writer Nance Van Winckel’s poignant, deeply interconnected short stories. At the center of Boneland: Linked Stories is Lynette, who seems as trouble-prone as she is resilient. In the opening story, we meet her at age 40, reflecting on the nature of […]