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Speed-walk : and other stories

Author: Suzanne Greenberg
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2003.
Series: Pitt Drue Heinz Lit Prize.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The characters in Speed-Walk and Other Stories often find themselves dislocated, living in places that do not resemble or feel like home. Their lives have somehow been turned on their axes, and often they cannot comprehend why. The stories in this stunning debut collection are united by their protagonists' common quest to make sense of the world, to bring it into focus, to set it right, to adapt. In selecting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Greenberg, Suzanne.
Speed-walk.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2004298663
(OCoLC)55588860
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Greenberg
ISBN: 9780822978787 0822978784
OCLC Number: 607021810
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (172 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Speed-Walk; The Yes Button; The Queen of Laundry; Two Parties; Fumes; Indoor-Outdoor Pool; Repeat After Me; Cheap Clown; A Good Bet; You Can't Dance; Aghast; Mr. Herzinger; Naked Lake; Honeymoon; The Visit; Biloxi; Perm; Acknowledgments.
Series Title: Pitt Drue Heinz Lit Prize.
Responsibility: Suzanne Greenberg.

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The characters in this collection of short stories often find themselves dislocated, living in places that do not resemble or feel like home. Their lives have somehow been turned on their axes and  Read more...

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