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Jump and other stories

Author: Nadine Gordimer
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A new collection of short stories from the author of My Son's Story. In 16 stories ranging from the dynamics of family life to the worldwide confusion of human values, Nobel Prize-winner Nadine Gordimer gives readers access to many lives in places as far apart as suburban London, Mozambique, a mythical island, and South Africa.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Domestic fiction
Political fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gordimer, Nadine.
Jump and other stories.
New York : Penguin, 1992
(OCoLC)643790989
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 0140165347 9780140165340 0140173064 9780140173062 0374180555 9780374180553 060629998X 9780606299985
OCLC Number: 27339557
Description: 256 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Jump --
Once upon a time --
The ultimate safari --
A find --
My father leaves home --
Some are born to sweet delight --
Comrades --
Teraloyna --
The moment before the gun went off --
Home --
A journey --
Spoils --
Safe houses --
What were you dreaming? --
Keeping fit --
Amnesty.
Responsibility: Nadine Gordimer.

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The stories in this collection of fiction take us to places as far apart as suburban London, Mozambique, a mythical island, and South Africa. Together they form a portrait of life as it is lived now,  Read more...

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