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Bluebirds used to croon in the choir

Author: Joe Meno
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Novelist, music journalist, and playwright Meno writes squarely in the American tradition of wringing large effects from small change, revealing the subtlety in the broad stroke and conveying complexity with seeming simplicity.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Meno, Joe.
Bluebirds used to croon in the choir.
Evanston, Ill. : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)606033597
Online version:
Meno, Joe.
Bluebirds used to croon in the choir.
Evanston, Ill. : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607785481
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Meno
ISBN: 0810151677 9780810151673
OCLC Number: 60971926
Awards: Winner of Society of Midland Authors Award (Adult Fiction) 2006
Description: 180 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: The use of medicine --
Our neck of the woods --
A trip to Greek mythology camp --
Happiness will be yours --
Be a good citizen --
In the arms of someone you love --
The moll --
Tijuana women --
Hold on to your hat --
I'll be your sailor --
Midway --
Mr. Song --
A strange episode of Aqua Voyage --
How to say good night --
Women I have made cry --
A town of night --
Astronaut of the year.
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