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Seahorse : a novel

Author: Janice Pariat
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : The Unnamed Press, [2016] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reimagining of the myth of Poseidon and his lover Pelops, Seahorse is a sweeping tale of love, nostalgia, and memory, moving through 1990s New Delhi and present-day London. The novel tracks one man's undying love for his former professor across time and place. The seahorse is the only creature where the male is responsible for reproduction. Male seahorses bear their burdens, as does our protagonist Nem, a hero  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Romance fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janice Pariat
ISBN: 9781939419552 1939419557
OCLC Number: 910413506
Notes: Date of publication from publisher's Web site.
Description: 245 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Janice Pariat.

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"...an intense and well-crafted look at homophobia and human relationships." - Kirkus Reviews "Janice Pariat's first novel has the piercing insight and linguistic felicity of her short fiction. It is Read more...

 
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