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Carrying the torch

Author: Brock Clarke
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : Bison ; Chesham : Combined Academic [distributor], 2005.
Series: Prairie Schooner book prize in fiction.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brock Clarke
ISBN: 0803215517 9780803215511
OCLC Number: 61478001
Description: 279 p.
Contents: 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 Lolita School; The Fundraiser's Dance Card; The Hotel Utica
Series Title: Prairie Schooner book prize in fiction.
Responsibility: Brock Clarke.

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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 Read more...

 
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