By Flannery O'Connor

Publish yr note: First released in 1978
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"I have come to imagine that the real likeness of Flannery O'Connor may be painted through herself, a self-portrait in phrases, to be present in her letters . . . There she stands, a phoenix risen from her personal phrases: calm, sluggish, humorous, courteous, either modest and extremely yes of herself, severe, sharply penetrating, religious yet by no means pietistic, downright, sometimes fierce, and sincere in a fashion that restores honor to the word."— Sally Fitzgerald, from the Introduction

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Winner of the nationwide e-book Critics Circle distinct Award

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