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Ox-tales : earth : original stories from remarkable writers

Author: Mark Ellingham; Peter Florence; Rose Tremain; Jonathan Coe; Marti Leimbach
Publisher: London : Profile, 2009.
Series: Ox tales, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ox-Tales is a set of four compelling and collectible books, each themed on one of the elements. 'Earth' features stories by Rose Tremain, Jonathan Coe, Marti Leimbach, Kate Atkinson, Ian Rankin, Marina Lewycka, Hanif Kureishi, Jonathan Buckley and Nicholas Shakespeare, and a poem by Vikram Seth. The idea behind Ox-Tales is to raise money for Oxfam and along the way to highlight the charity's work in project areas:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tremain, Rose.
Ox-Tales: Earth.
London : Profile, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Ellingham; Peter Florence; Rose Tremain; Jonathan Coe; Marti Leimbach
ISBN: 9781847656995 1847656994
OCLC Number: 763156410
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Earth / Vikram Seth --
The jester of Astapovo / Rose Tremain --
The nettle pit / Jonathan Coe --
Boys in cars / Marti Leimbach --
Lucky we live now / Kate Atkinson --
Fieldwork / Ian Rankin --
The importance of warm feet / Marina Lewycka --
Long ago yesterday / Hanif Kureishi --
Telescope / Jonathan Buckley --
The death of Marat / Nicholas Shakespeare.
Series Title: Ox tales, 1.
Other Titles: Earth
Responsibility: [Mark Ellingham & Peter Florence, editors].

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