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Talking to the dead and other stories

Author: Sylvia Watanabe
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this collection of interrelated stories are tales spoken in a true host of voices, savvy guide to a world at once ancient and modern, through the minefields of adolescence, betrayal, madness, racism, and found and failed beliefs, where the marvelous and the real hold hands.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watanabe, Sylvia.
Talking to the dead and other stories.
New York : Doubleday, 1992
(OCoLC)645851233
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Watanabe
ISBN: 0385418876 9780385418874
OCLC Number: 25372868
Description: 127 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Anchorage --
Eniko's garden --
The caves of Okinawa --
Certainty --
A summer waltz --
A spell of kona weather --
The ghost of Fred Astaire --
The bishop's wife --
Talking to the dead --
The prayer lady.
Responsibility: Sylvia Watanabe.

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In this collection of interrelated stories are tales spoken in a true host of voices, savvy guide to a world at once ancient and modern, through the minefields of adolescence, betrayal, madness, racism, and found and failed beliefs, where the marvelous and the real hold hands.

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