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Desert gothic

Author: Don Waters
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2007.
Series: Iowa short fiction award.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A debut collection, set in the light-filled deserts of Nevada and Arizona. These ten stories are full of misfit transients like Julian, a crematorium worker who decorates abandoned urns to create a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waters, Don, 1974-
Desert gothic.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608157187
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Don Waters
ISBN: 9781587296246 1587296241
OCLC Number: 85766266
Description: 152 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: What to do with the dead --
Sheets --
Mr. Epstein and the dealer --
Dan Buck --
Mineral and steel --
Blood management --
Holiday at the Shamrock --
The bulls at San Luis --
Little sins --
Mormons in heat.
Series Title: Iowa short fiction award.
Responsibility: Don Waters.
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