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Vaquita and other stories

Author: Edith Pearlman
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, 1996. ©1996
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fifteen stories. They include The Cook, which deals with abandoned children being used as donors for body organs, and To Reach This Season, in which a homosexual adopts a boy from the Third World.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pearlman, Edith, 1936-
Vaquita and other stories.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1996
183 pages
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Pearlman
ISBN: 9780822977995 0822977990
OCLC Number: 880448741
Description: 1 online resource (198 pages)
Contents: Vaquita --
Cavalier --
Donna's heart --
Charity --
Dorothea --
Rehearsals --
The cook --
The headwaiter's son --
To reach this season --
The noncombatant --
Settlers --
Stranger in the house --
Felix's business --
Inbound --
Afternoons.
Responsibility: Edith Pearlman.

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A collection of stories by Edith Pearlman, selected by Rosellen Brown. This work was awarded the 1996 Drue Heinz Literature Prize.  Read more...

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"What a pleasure to see the characters of "Vaquita" living their rich lives in the tumultuous and difficult world." Rosellen Brown"

 
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