A & P Summary
John Updike

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A & P Summary

John Updike's short story "A & P" was first published in the July 22, 1961 issue of the New Yorker, and was published again the following year in the author's collection Pigeon Feathers and Other Stories. Arthur Mizener's review of the collection in the New York Times Book Review exalted Updike in terms that soon became commonplace for the writer: "his natural talent is so great that for some time it has been a positive...

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