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School for tricksters : a novel in stories

Author: Chris Gavaler
Publisher: Dallas : Southern Methodist University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Buffalo Child Long Lance; Jim Thorpe; Buffalo Child Long Lance; Jim Thorpe
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Gavaler
ISBN: 9780870745638 0870745638
OCLC Number: 634743091
Description: 228 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Education --
Sylvester becomes an Indian --
Ivy stands on a bridge --
Sylvester loses his virginity --
Ivy works for strangers --
Sylvester runs in circles --
Ivy is accosted --
Sylvester pretends to search for a missing child --
Ivy wants to go home --
Assimilation --
Ivy's father tells the truth --
Sylvester makes a name for himself --
Big Jim becomes his father --
The greatest all-around athlete in modern history adds a word --
Phyllis Thaxter becomes Ivy Miller --
Sports illustrated interviews Marianne Moore --
Sylvester goes home --
Coda: Ivy poses.
Responsibility: Chris Gavaler.

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