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Light lifting : stories

Author: Alexander MacLeod
Publisher: [Emeryville, Ont.] : Biblioasis, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Contains seven short stories by Canadian writer Alexander MacLeod, including "Miracle Mile," "The Loop," and "The Number Three."
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Short stories, Canadian
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander MacLeod
ISBN: 9781897231944 1897231946
OCLC Number: 653388606
Awards: Winner of ALA Notable Books (Fiction) 2012
Commended for Scotiabank Giller Prize 2010
Description: 219 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Miracle mile --
Wonder about parents --
Light lifting --
Adult beginner I --
The loop --
Good kids --
The number three.
Responsibility: Alexander MacLeod.
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