Lovely, Dark, Deep, Joyce Carol Oates’s story collection from 2014 was a finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in fiction.
A rich collection of stories told from many rungs of the social ladder and distinguished by their intelligence, language and technique.
The collection includes the story “Mastiff,” selected for the Best American Short Stories series.
Other 2015 finalists were The Moor’s Account by Laila Lalami, and Let Me Be Frank With You by Richard Ford.
The winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in fiction was All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.