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Dirty love

Author: Andre Dubus
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories examining the needs and weaknesses of people seeking solace and gratification in food, sex, work, and love. In these linked novellas in which characters walk out the back door of one story and in to the next, love is "dirty", tangled up with need, power, boredom, ego, fear, and fantasy. -- From book jacket.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Romance fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andre Dubus
ISBN: 9780393064650 0393064654 0393348911 9780393348910
OCLC Number: 829738424
Description: 292 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Listen carefully as our options have changed --
Marla --
The bartender --
Dirty love.
Responsibility: Andre Dubus III.

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