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The people I know : stories

Author: Nancy Zafris
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1990.
Series: Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The People I Know" is a collection of nine stories, told by characters who hover at the edge of life. Zafris s protagonists do not so much hurdle their barriers as contemplate them with varying  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Zafris
ISBN: 0820311928 9780820311920
OCLC Number: 19811162
Description: v, 162 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Cosmetic surgery --
The people I know --
Meeting in Tokyo --
Morning at the beach --
Grace's reply --
A minor fatality --
Final weeks --
The metal shredders --
From where I sit.
Series Title: Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.
Responsibility: by Nancy Zafris.
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What lifts these tales is the tenderness and wit with which the author unfolds the layers of these people. She reads life through a variety of voices, bravely facing what hides at the inner core Read more...

 
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