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Canary : stories

Author: Nancy Jo Cullen
Publisher: [Windsor, Ontario] : Biblioasis, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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What has to die before you force yourself to change? That's the question facing the always quirky and often-queer characters of 'Canary'. From the communal showers of a hot yoga studio to seedy pubs on Vancouver's East Side, from Catholic merchandise salesmen to hitchhiking teenage lesbians, the people and places of Nancy Jo Cullen's debut are asphyxiating slowly on ordinary life. Yet in this joint-smoking urban  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Cullen, Nancy Jo.
Canary.
Windsor, Ont. : Biblioasis, 2013
(CaOONL)20129076341
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Jo Cullen
ISBN: 9781927428146 1927428149
OCLC Number: 812258315
Notes: "A John Metcalf book."
Description: 189 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Ashes --
Bet your boots --
The 14th week in ordinary time --
Regina --
Valerie's Bush --
Canary --
Passenger --
Happy birthday --
This cold war --
Eddie Truman --
Big fat beautiful you.
Responsibility: Nancy Jo Cullen.

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White trash, red wine, pink triangles, and Jesus. Gay culture meets God culture in these boozy and off-color stories.  Read more...

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"Comic and sad at the same time."--Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Every story in Nancy Jo Cullen's debut collection skates along the edge of weirdness. These characters are just a tiny bit off, drawing Read more...

 
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