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Who taught me to swim : new & selected stories

Author: James McKinley
Publisher: Kansas City : BkMk Press, University of Missouri-Kansas City, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a collection of fourteen short stories that primaily feature midlife American male protagonists in the late 20th and early 21st centuries dealing with retrospection (particulaly over coming of age and love), marital strain, and the search for fulfillment in life. Settings include the United States (particularly the Midwest), Kenya, and Spain"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James McKinley
ISBN: 9781886157613 1886157618
OCLC Number: 123912572
Description: 184 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Chambers --
Food --
Kitchen conversation --
Moriarty's True colors --
Moriarty's Place --
Who taught me to swim, or, How the houses were sold --
Men lust, women conceive, nothing matters --
House calls --
Serengeti --
Nairobi --
7-10 --
Chipmunks --
The novice writer explores cartography --
Memorial Day --
Corona girl.
Responsibility: James McKinley.
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"This book is a collection of fourteen short stories that primaily feature midlife American male protagonists in the late 20th and early 21st centuries dealing with retrospection (particulaly over coming of age and love), marital strain, and the search for fulfillment in life. Settings include the United States (particularly the Midwest), Kenya, and Spain"--Provided by publisher.

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