By Ron Hansen
Ron Hansen has lengthy been celebrated as a grasp of either the unconventional and the fast shape. His tales were known as “extraordinary” (The manhattan occasions booklet Review) and “wise and clever” (The Washington Post).
In She Loves Me Not, the topics of Hansen’s scrutiny variety from Oscar Wilde to homicide to dementia to romance, and demonstrate Hansen at his storytelling top: those are “unforgettable tales, each one totally diversified from the only before….This is writing that slows the respiring” (San Francisco Chronicle). Readers will thrill to Hansen’s masterful cognizance to the smallest and so much telling information, whilst he plunges directly into the inner most recesses of wish, love, fury, and loss. Magisterial in its scope and awesome in its style, She Loves Me no longer shows an writer on the peak of his powers and confirms Hansen’s position as an incredible American author. This breathtaking assortment “should placed him at the short-story map” (USA TODAY).
She Loves Me Not includes an excerpt from Hansen’s new novel, The Kid, to be released in fall, 2016.