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One hundred apocalypses and other apocalypses

Author: Lucy Corin
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeney's Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lucy Corin's dazzling new collection is powered by one hundred apocalypses: a series of short stories, many only a few lines, that illuminate moments of vexation and crisis, revelations and revolutions. An apocalypse might come in the form of the end of a relationship or the end of the world, but what it exposes is the tricky landscape of our longing for a clean slate.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Corin
ISBN: 9781938073335 1938073339
OCLC Number: 813394244
Description: 182 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Eyes of dogs --
Madmen --
Godzilla versus the smog monster --
A hundred apocalypses.
Other Titles: Short stories.
100 apocalypses and other apocalypses
Responsibility: Lucy Corin.
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Lucy Corin's dazzling new collection is powered by one hundred apocalypses: a series of short stories, many only a few lines, that illuminate moments of vexation and crisis, revelations and revolutions. An apocalypse might come in the form of the end of a relationship or the end of the world, but what it exposes is the tricky landscape of our longing for a clean slate.

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