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The language of elk

Author: Benjamin Percy
Publisher: [Pittsburgh, Pa.?] : Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2006.
Series: Carnegie Mellon series in short fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Percy
ISBN: 9780887484544 0887484549
OCLC Number: 69866080
Description: 184 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Unearthed --
The iron moth --
The language of elk --
The colony --
Bigfooting --
Winter's trappings --
The bearded lady says goodnight --
Swans.
Series Title: Carnegie Mellon series in short fiction.
Responsibility: Benjamin Percy.

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Strong debut novel from a talented writer

by Mwaldman (WorldCat user published 2009-04-06) Very Good Permalink

The Language of Elk, the debut book by writer Benjamin Percy, contains 8 stories about the people and life in a place called Oregon. As the jacket text reads, "The Language of Elk assembles its cast from the mountain towns and low-life taverns and high desert ranches of Oregon -- a state that in isolated...
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