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Who will run the frog hospital? : a novel

Author: Lorrie Moore
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Berie Carr, an American woman visiting Paris with her husband, summons up for us a summer in 1972 when she was fifteen, living in upstate New York and working as a ticket taker at Storyland, an amusement park where her beautiful best friend, Sils, was Cinderella in a papier-mache pumpkin coach." "We see these two girls together - Berie and Sils - intense, brash, set apart by adolescence and an appetite for danger.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Moore, Lorrie.
Who will run the frog hospital?
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994
(OCoLC)624435138
Online version:
Moore, Lorrie.
Who will run the frog hospital?
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994
(OCoLC)632294175
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorrie Moore
ISBN: 0679434828 9780679434825 0679434844 9780679434849 0446671916 9780446671910 1400033829 9781400033829
OCLC Number: 29792157
Description: 147 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: by Lorrie Moore.

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"Berie Carr, an American woman visiting Paris with her husband, summons up for us a summer in 1972 when she was fifteen, living in upstate New York and working as a ticket taker at Storyland, an amusement park where her beautiful best friend, Sils, was Cinderella in a papier-mache pumpkin coach." "We see these two girls together - Berie and Sils - intense, brash, set apart by adolescence and an appetite for danger. Driven by their own provincial restlessness and making their own (loose) rules, they embark on a summer that both shatters and intensifies the bond between them."--BOOK JACKET.

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