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I could ride all day in my cool blue train

Author: Peter Hobbs
Publisher: London : Faber, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A divorced mother in Florida reflects on the life that is slipping away from her. A young zoologist sees the world from the business end of his zebras. A writer, marooned in a watery dystopia and charged with entertaining an unruly mob, pays the consequences for his (in)sensitive choice of material. And Pythagoras explains just what exactly was his problem with triangles." "Linked and distinct in its use of  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hobbs
ISBN: 9780571217168 0571217168
OCLC Number: 181422442
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Dream #84 --
Deep Blue Sea --
Afterlife --
Movie in ten scenes --
Dream #62 --
Molloy dies --
Hope/Jack --
Bum rules --
Dream #36b --
New Orleans Blues --
It's all true --
Dream #100 --
Dog days on monkey beach --
Dream #89 --
Paula/Barry/Terry --
Winter luxury pie --
Fit --
Dream #113 --
Waterproof --
Dream #145 --
Dead ancients trilogy.
Responsibility: Peter Hobbs.

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"'... among the best short fiction being published today.' Nicholas Royle, Independent"

 
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