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Delicate : stories

Author: Mary Sojourner
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories set in the contemporary Southwest features middle-aged, blue-collar women who remain steadfast to their hopes and includes the tale of an HIV positive woman who travels to Arizona and comes to terms with getting older and an octogenarian who must sell a cherished family property.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sojourner, Mary.
Delicate.
New York : Scribner, 2004
(OCoLC)647033181
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Sojourner
ISBN: 0743229703 9780743229708
OCLC Number: 53183374
Description: 258 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Bear house --
Absolute proof of the cosmos in life --
Binky --
The most amazing thing --
Luzianne --
Monsters --
Armageddon coffee --
What they write about in other countries --
Riv --
Ranchos Estrellas : where the real West begins --
Squirrel --
My tree --
Officer Magdalena, White Shell Woman, and me --
Hag --
Huevos --
Messin' with the kid --
Betabank --
Delicate.
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The lives of single, middle-aged women struggling with jobs and family, friendship and romance, are captured to perfection in this collection of humorous and touching stories set in the contemporary  Read more...

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Terry Tempest Williams Mary Sojourner is a warrior in the cause of expanding women's passion beyond delicate, beyond fifty years of age. Linda Hasselstrom, editor of Woven on the Wind: Women Write Read more...

 
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