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Prairie ostrich : a novel

Author: Tamai Kobayashi; Bethany Gibson
Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Goose Lane, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Imogene "Egg" Murakami is eight year old and lives with her parents and her sister, Kathy, in a farm in Bittercreek, Alberta. Egg's older brother Albert has died in an accident, her father has moved to the barn, and her mother drinks to submerge her overwhelming grief. The Murakami family is not happy, but their story becomes a drama of rare insight and virtuosity.
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Genre/Form: Lesbian fiction
Novels
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Kobayashi, Tamai, 1966-, author.
Prairie ostrich./
Fredericton, New Brunswick : Goose Lane Editions, 2014.
(CaOONL)20139072950
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tamai Kobayashi; Bethany Gibson
ISBN: 9780864926807 0864926804
OCLC Number: 864394747
Notes: "Edited by Bethany Gibson"--Title page verso.
Description: 200 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Tamai Kobayashi.

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Imogene "Egg" Murakami is eight year old and lives with her parents and her sister, Kathy, in a farm in Bittercreek, Alberta. Egg's older brother Albert has died in an accident, her father has moved to the barn, and her mother drinks to submerge her overwhelming grief. The Murakami family is not happy, but their story becomes a drama of rare insight and virtuosity.

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