Kaleidoscope: 20 Stories Celebrating Women’s Magazine Fiction
— a collection of stories that first appeared in McCall’s, Good Housekeeping
and other commercial publications during the heyday of women’s magazine fiction in the 1980s and 1990s — a genre readers have regarded with warm nostalgia since magazines abandoned it . . .poignant, funny, engaging stories . . . still “surprisingly contemporary” (Wilmington Star-News
) and relevant.
“Much like Edith Wharton, whose short stories are devastating for their power, Bache can aim the arrow and fire right at readers’ hearts” — Encore Magazine