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The storied life of A. J. Fikry : a novel

Author: Gabrielle Zevin
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A.J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family, and associates before receiving a mysterious package that compels him to remake his life.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabrielle Zevin
ISBN: 9781616203214 1616203218
OCLC Number: 1004913884
Description: 260 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Part I. Lamb to the slaughter ; The diamond as big as the ritz ; The luck of roaring camp ; What feels like the world ; A good man is hard to find ; The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County ; The girls in their summer dresses --
part II. A conversation with my father ; A perfect day for bananafish ; The tell-tale heart ; Ironhead ; What we talk about when we talk about love ; The bookseller.
Responsibility: Gabrielle Zevin.

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When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A.J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family, and associates before receiving a mysterious package that compels him to remake his life.

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