I highly recomend this book as it is the best story book i have read in a long time.
In a way she is also pointing out to us how WE act, and feel, and making that clear - reading her books always makes me feel as though I was reminded of an emotion.
Patricia Highsmith is a wonderful story teller, and with Eleven she masters the short story genre.
Patricia Highsmith is always entertaining. The stories really move, with believable characters. A "don't put down" until it's finished kind of read.Published 8 months ago by Barbara C
Patricia Highsmith was an odd character, but boy could she weave a great tale. Here are eleven of them. You will never forget "The Snail Watcher."Published 18 months ago by Robin Simmons
You probably would not find any of Ms. Highsmith's stories in an anthology of "Great American Stories" and that is a shame. Read morePublished 20 months ago by propertius
I came across this book while searching for a British author.
Very entertaining and unusual subjects. Read more
I highly recomend this book as it is the best story book i have read in a long time. At times the stories give outnan uncomfortable feeling and this is what makes them great!Published on July 14, 2012 by V. Bernal
Some of these stories will fade out of your consciousness as soon as they are read, others will stick with you for months. Read morePublished on November 5, 2011 by Megan Hewins
This is Highsmith's collection of 11 short stories, written from 1945 to 1970, and a phenomenal read. Read morePublished on January 23, 2010 by JustinWrites
I first became aware of Ms. Highsmith through her wonderful book, "The Talented Mr. Ripley". Although I am not a big fan of short stories, I decided to take a chance on this book,... Read morePublished on May 16, 2008 by Lawyeraau