Seventeen skilled authors. Seventeen vivid stories. Seventeen fascinating first-person characters. Sixteen singular opportunities to lose yourself deep within the life of another.
Praise for the prior volume in this series, First Person Imperfect: "Endearing, unforgettable, skillful, engaging. These tales ring true."
"Makes the ordinary extraordinary. Odd, lively stories a delight to read."
"This collection is full of humor and vitality."
-f-news, School of the Art Institute of Chicago student newspaper
Advance Praise for Further Persons Imperfect:
"As with the earlier First Person Imperfect, Paul McComas has struck gold. Inventive and independent of mind-like their mentor-his students depict the world uniquely and quirkily in this highly meritorious graduation volume."
-Tim W. Brown, author of Deconstruction Acres and Left of the Loop
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A portion of the proceeds from sales of this book benefits Boys Hope/Girls Hope, a not-for-profit network of group homes for high-potential, at-risk youth. Go to www.boyshopegirlshope.org.
Published with a grant from Northwestern University
Paul McComas is a fiction-writing teacher; a lecturer; the author of the story collection TWENTY QUESTIONS (Daniel & Daniel, 1998), the novel UNPLUGGED (John Daniel & Co.), and the upcoming novel PLANET OF THE DATES (The Permanent Press, 2008); and the editor of the anthology FIRST PERSON IMPERFECT (iUniverse, 2003).