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Birds of a lesser paradise : stories

Author: Megan Mayhew Bergman
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Exploring the way our choices and relationships are shaped by the menace and beauty of the natural world, Megan Mayhew Bergman's powerful and heartwarming collection captures the surprising moments when the pull of our biology becomes evident, when love or fear collide with good sense, or when our attachment to an animal or wild place can't be denied.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Nature stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Mayhew Bergman
ISBN: 9781451643350 1451643357 9781451643367 1451643365 9781451643374 1451643373
OCLC Number: 726150291
Description: 224 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Housewifely arts --
The cow that milked herself --
Birds of a lesser paradise --
Saving face --
Yesterday's whales --
Another story she won't believe --
The urban coop --
The right company --
Night hunting --
Every vein a tooth --
The artificial heart --
The two-thousand-dollar sock.
Responsibility: Megan Mayhew Bergman.

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Exploring the way our choices and relationships are shaped by the menace and beauty of the natural world, Megan Mayhew Bergman's powerful and heartwarming collection captures the surprising moments when the pull of our biology becomes evident, when love or fear collide with good sense, or when our attachment to an animal or wild place can't be denied.
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