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Crash diet : stories

Author: Jill McCorkle
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Jill McCorkle tells the varied tales of today's southern women, the lives they end up leading, and the loves that distract them. Stuck in the slow lane, gunning their motors, they are women living the real life, hoping things will get better, but surprised when they occasionally do.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCorkle, Jill, 1958-
Crash diet.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1992
(OCoLC)645817123
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill McCorkle
ISBN: 0945575750 9780945575757
OCLC Number: 24429950
Description: 253 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Crash diet --
Man watcher --
Gold mine --
First Union blues --
Departures --
Comparison shopping --
Migration of the love bugs --
Waiting for hard times to end --
Words gone bad --
Sleeping Beauty, revised --
Carnival lights.
Responsibility: by Jill McCorkle.

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Jill McCorkle tells the varied tales of today's southern women, the lives they end up leading, and the loves that distract them. Stuck in the slow lane, gunning their motors, they are women living the real life, hoping things will get better, but surprised when they occasionally do.

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