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Stonefish

Author: Keri Hulme
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Huia, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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collection of short stories by the only New Zealand writer to win the Pegasus Prize for Maori Literature and the Booker Prize.

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Genre/Form: Short stories, New Zealand
New Zealand fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hulme, Keri.
Stonefish.
Wellington, N.Z. : Huia, 2004
(OCoLC)645865227
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keri Hulme
ISBN: 1869691067 9781869691066 1869690885 9781869690885
OCLC Number: 57414045
Notes: "A new collection from the Booker Prize winner"--Cover.
Description: 239 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: I have a stone that once swam ... --
Floating words --
Mushrooms and other bounty --
A deal among the Makyrs --
The pluperfect pa-wa --
Some foods you should try not to encounter --
Sometimes I dream I'm driving --
From Fisher in an Autumn tide (bit 3) --
The eyes of the moonfish see Moonfish pain --
Hinekaro goes on a picnic and blows up another obelisk --
Getting it --
Storehouse for the hungry ghosts --
Hatchings --
Kissing it as it flies --
The trouble with A. Chen Li --
Incubation --
Midden mine --
Telling how the Stonefish swims.
Responsibility: Keri Hulme.

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