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The blue woman and other stories

Author: Mary Flanagan
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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In Alice's Ear, an 18-year-old innocent down on her luck is offered her first taste of high life in a fashionable restaurant, not suspecting the cruel desserts that await her, while in Beyond Barking a woman in a nursing home tries to trick her way into sex and ends up with a lot of money instead.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Flanagan
ISBN: 0393038033 9780393038033
OCLC Number: 31207265
Notes: Originally published. London : Bloomsbury, 1994.
Description: 314 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: When I'm bad --
May day --
The immortal girlfriend --
Alice's ear --
Truth, beauty and goodness: a report --
The wedding dress --
Mrs Tiggywinkle goes to town --
End of terrace --
The octopus vase --
Fluff --
The white cliffs --
The blue woman --
The shoe god --
Bye bye, blackbird --
Beyond barking --
Not quite Arcadia.
Responsibility: Mary Flanagan.

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In Alice's Ear, an 18-year-old innocent down on her luck is offered her first taste of high life in a fashionable restaurant, not suspecting the cruel desserts that await her, while in Beyond Barking a woman in a nursing home tries to trick her way into sex and ends up with a lot of money instead.

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