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The Bible repairman : and other stories

Author: Tim Powers
Publisher: San Francisco : Tachyon Publications, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories that delves into the mysteries of the soul. A time-traveling angel manifests in a pizza parlor; the executor of an old friend's will is caught up in a ritual of Kabbalah and cats.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Powers
ISBN: 9781616960476 1616960477
OCLC Number: 707327803
Awards: Winner of Locus Awards (Collection) 2012
Description: xviii, 170 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Bible repairman --
Soul in a bottle --
Hour of Babel --
Parallel lines --
Journey of only two places --
Time to cast away stones.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Tim Powers.

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A collection that explores the mysteries of souls - whether they are sacrificed on the pinnacle of Mount Parnassus or lodged in a television cable box.  Read more...

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"Powers' first new collection since 2005 assembles five stories and a novella, where he exhibits his extraordinary talent as a fantasist and his uncommon imaginative power." --www.SFSite.com Read more...

 
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