Shop H.E. Bates Online
ID
b18
Title
Blossoms
Genre
Story
Page Count
8
Word Count
2000
Publisher
Nation and Athenaeum
Publication Year
1927
Topics
Motherhood

Bates writes of a young widow's devotion to a dull-witted son, told through scenes of her bicycling him to school through lush countryside.

In the Nation and Athenaeum (December 31, 1927), Day's End and Other Stories (1928), Thirty Tales (1934).