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Pendarvis, Jack 1963-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 771 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Popular works  Filmed interviews  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3616.E535, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jack Pendarvis
Publications by Jack Pendarvis
Most widely held works about Jack Pendarvis
 
Most widely held works by Jack Pendarvis
Awesome : a novel by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
A giant strides this land. A giant who builds robots, invents religions, and kisses like a dream. From the rocky coast of New England to the golden hayfields of Stockton, California, he searches for America's greatest treasures
The mysterious secret of the valuable treasure : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
You've Met the characters in The Mysterious Secret of the Valuable Treasure. They're the quirky visionaries and misguided dreamers we all know ... and might even be
Your body is changing : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Glittering with mischief and perversity, the Pushcart Prize-winner's latest collection introduces readers to a world of losers poised on the brink of all sorts of disaster. Underlying each comedic gem and neurotic twist is an intelligence and empathy rarely found in modern satire
Movie stars : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
"These stories are linked by humor, setting, themes and recurring characters - cat lovers, murderers, gamblers, ghosts and fools - but mostly by the movie stars, gods and goddesses who look down on us struggling mortals with a mixture of benevolence and wrath. From Scarlett Johansson to Joan Crawford, Clint Eastwood to Jerry Lewis, they represent the impossible ideals to which lesser beings turn for hope in an otherwise baffling world."--
Cigarette lighter by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"An eclectic and poetic exploration of the cigarette lighter and its association with romance, magic, art, science, immortality and death in literature and popular culture"--
Shut up, ugly : a novel by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The spirit of the Haunted Book Shop : a history celebrating the 50th anniversary by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Square Books thirtieth anniversary ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Friends and family of Richard and Lisa Howorth reminisce about the opening of Square Books, an independent bookstore founded in 1979 in Oxford, Mississippi, home of the University of Mississippi and many great writers, including William Faulkner, Barry Hannah, Larry Brown, and, for a time, both Willie Morris and John Grisham. Includes interviews with Tom Franklin, Jack Pendarvis, Ron Shapiro, Bill Beckwith, Ace Atkins, and Lyn Roberts
Chattahoochee interviews ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Author Jack Pendarvis discusses his book The Mysterious Secret of the Valuable Treasure
 
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English (24)
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