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The Evil B.B. Chow and other stories

Author: Steve Almond
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Steve Almond returns with his second short-story collection. Once again he has produced a funny, bracing, sometimes shocking, always imaginative collection of stories and characters: a young magazine editor enduring a bizarre blind date; a couple who are sure that they have been given implants by space aliens; a young boy desperate to please his father with his baseball prowess, who ends up fatally wounding another  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Almond, Steve.
Evil B.B. Chow and other stories.
Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005
(OCoLC)607562943
Online version:
Almond, Steve.
Evil B.B. Chow and other stories.
Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005
(OCoLC)607734631
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Almond
ISBN: 1565124227 9781565124226
OCLC Number: 56895172
Description: 233 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: The evil B.B. Chow --
The soul molecule --
Appropriate sex --
I am as I am --
A happy dream --
Lincoln, arisen --
The idea of Michael Jackson's dick --
The problem of human consumption --
Wired for life --
Summer, as in love --
Larsen's novel --
Skull.
Responsibility: by Steve Almond.
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Steve Almond returns with his second short-story collection. Once again he has produced a funny, bracing, sometimes shocking, always imaginative collection of stories and characters: a young magazine editor enduring a bizarre blind date; a couple who are sure that they have been given implants by space aliens; a young boy desperate to please his father with his baseball prowess, who ends up fatally wounding another boy during a game; a creative-writing teacher struggling to resist his seductive student.

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