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Little sinners, and other stories

Author: Karen Brown
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2012.
Series: Prairie schooner book prize in fiction.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of eleven short stories by Karen Brown which features the lives of women, from childhood to late middle age, who seek happiness and connection in the wrong places.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Short stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brown, Karen, 1960-
Little sinners and other stories.
Lincoln, Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, 2012
(OCoLC)804665246
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Brown
ISBN: 9780803243422 0803243421
OCLC Number: 774863834
Description: vii, 194 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Little sinners --
Swimming --
Stillborn --
Homing --
The philter --
An heiress walks into a bar --
The fountain --
Passing --
Leaf house --
Mistresses --
Housewifery.
Series Title: Prairie schooner book prize in fiction.
Responsibility: Karen Brown.

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"I love this book. The characters in Little Sinners are sexy and knowing, and often behave badly, which makes them such fun to read about. They all possess bold, wayward hearts, and appetites that Read more...

 
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