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Trying to save Piggy Sneed

Author: John Irving
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories and essays. The story, My Dinner at the White House, is an amusing piece on a dinner with President Reagan, The Imaginary Girlfriend is on the arts of writing and wrestling, while the title story is on a pig farmer who is being harassed by boys.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Irving, John, 1942-
Trying to save Piggy Sneed.
New York : Arcade Pub., ©1996
(OCoLC)605364945
Named Person: John Irving; Charles Dickens; Günter Grass; Charles Dickens; Günter Grass; John Irving
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Irving
ISBN: 1559703237 9781559703239
OCLC Number: 32466612
Description: 432 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Memoirs: Trying to save Piggy Sneed --
The imaginary girlfriend --
My dinner at the White House --
Fiction: Interior space --
Brennbar's rant --
The Pension Grillparzer --
Other people's dreams --
Weary kingdom --
Almost in Iowa --
Homage: The king of the novel --
An introduction to A Christmas carol --
Günter Grass, king of the toy merchants.
Responsibility: John Irving.

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A collection of short stories and essays. The story, My Dinner at the White House, is an amusing piece on a dinner with President Reagan, The Imaginary Girlfriend is on the arts of writing and wrestling, while the title story is on a pig farmer who is being harassed by boys.

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