Books We've Already Gone This Far by Patrick Dacey Hardcover, 206 pages, Henry Holt & Co, List Price: $26 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleWe've Already Gone This FarAuthorPatrick Dacey Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A collection of short stories about characters in a small Massachusetts town struggling with loss and disappointment. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Also by Patrick Dacey The Outer Cape Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about We've Already Gone This Far Review Book Reviews 'We've Already Gone This Far' Counts The Cost Of War February 23, 2016 Patrick Dacey's debut story collection follows the people of a fictional Massachusetts town hit hard by war, weather and economic turmoil. Critic Michael Schaub praises Dacey's emotional honesty.