Offbeat, distinctive, often surprising, Henri: Seventeen Short Stories will keep you glued to the page and then begging for more. The incredible variety—some short, others long; capturing the everyday, zeroing on the downtrodden; sci-fi or a view hundreds of years ago—offers something for everyone, each claiming distinct favorites.
Laugh, cry, cringe, or moan, you can't help but react to Henri: Seventeen Short Stories. They take twists, turns, and tumbles to unexpected endings, and you think, but of course! More than merely entertaining us, Douglas Bosack captures the vastness of human nature. From the sorrowful “A Victim of Circumstance” to the softly endearing “Carl and Lynnette,” he delves into people’s souls, revealing who we really are, what we really want, and how some really suffer.