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Carrying the torch

Auteur : Brock Clarke
Éditeur : Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2004.
Collection : Prairie schooner book prize in fiction.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Fiction : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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The stories in this collection occupy a world at once as familiar as a suburban backyard or a southern college's hallowed football field and as strange as a man who buys Savannah, Georgia, and tries to turn it into the perfect Southern city as part of his attempt to win back his estranged wife. The fictional territory of Carrying the Torch, is in short, Brock Clarke's, one in which the surreal and the hilarious  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Fiction
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction, Ressource Internet
Format : Book, Internet Resource
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Brock Clarke
ISBN : 0803215517 9780803215511
Numéro OCLC : 61362571
Description : 170 pages ; 23 cm.
Contenu : Carrying the torch --
For those of us who need such things --
The reason was us --
The apology --
The ghosts we love --
The son's point of view --
Geronimo --
The fund-raiser's dance card --
The Hotel Utica.
Titre de collection : Prairie schooner book prize in fiction.
Responsabilité : Brock Clarke.
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Includes tales about what people try to leave and find they can't, about the lies we tell the people we love and the myths we create to make life livable.  Lire la suite...

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"Be prepared to be surprised on every page of Clarke's collection of brilliant short stories... Clarke's literary bombshells are ... of the appreciatively hushed 'wow!' and 'whoa!' variety that Lire la suite...

 
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