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Follies : new stories

Author: Ann Beattie
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2006, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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From the author of "Park City" comes a superb novella and a collection of brilliant stories about adult children, aging parents and the chance encounters that alter lives.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Beattie
ISBN: 0743269624 9780743269629
OCLC Number: 70875158
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: ©2005.
Description: 305 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Fléchette follies --
Find and replace --
Duchais --
Tending something --
Apology for a journey not taken --
Mostre --
The garden game --
The rabbit hole as likely explanation --
Just going out --
That last odd day in L.A.
Responsibility: Ann Beattie.

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"The stories of Follies shine with the insights of time." -- Los Angeles Times "Beattie's style works brilliantly -- as, seeming only to report the events of an evening, she reveals the essence of Read more...

 
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