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The invisibles : stories

Author: Hugh Sheehy
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2012.
Series: Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Though Hugh Sheehy's often tragic, sometimes gruesome stories feature bloodied knives and mysterious disappearances, at the heart of these thoughtful thrillers are finely crafted character studies of people who wrestle with the darker aspects of human nature--grief, violence, loneliness, and the thoughts of crazed minds. Sheehy's stories shine a spotlight on the bleak fringes of America, giving voice to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Sheehy
ISBN: 9780820343297 0820343293
OCLC Number: 771425127
Description: vii, 208 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Meat and mouth --
The invisibles --
The tea party --
Whiteout --
Henrik the viking --
Smiling down at Ellie Pardo --
Translation --
A difficult age --
After the flood --
Ghost stories --
Variations on a theme.
Series Title: Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.
Responsibility: by Hugh Sheehy.

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Lordy, what an oddly compelling duke's mixture of characters Hugh Sheehy has given us to root for: the deracinated, the woebegone, the goofy-minded, the flummoxed, and the distracted. Invisibles, Read more...

 
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