Contains the following stories: 1. By the River; 2. Secrets the People in this Room Know; 3. The Grave Keepers of the Mattaponi; 4-6. The Graham’s Stories: What Will We Do When We Are Old?, Things I Wanted as a Child, The Pros and Cons of Being an Alcoholic; 7. Rind; 8. Under the Cranberry Bog; 9. Switzerland; 10. Malcolm; 11. Glass in a Silver Coat; 12. Vertebra