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Foos, Laurie 1966-

Overview
Works: 9 works in 31 publications in 4 languages and 1,231 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Domestic fiction 
Classifications: PS3556.O564, 813.54
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Publications about Laurie Foos
Publications by Laurie Foos
Most widely held works by Laurie Foos
Twinship by Laurie Foos( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
A comedy on Maxi, a woman who gives birth to a clone of herself. Maxi is in her thirties, unmarried, and scientists cannot explain the phenomenon. The story takes a twist when Maxi's mother kidnaps the child, claiming that Maxi Two is her daughter as well. By the author of Ex Utero
Portrait of the walrus by a young artist : a novel about art, bowling, pizza, sex, and hair spray by Laurie Foos( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
After marrying a bowling-alley magnate, a widow tries to influence her daughter, Frances, to adopt a middle-class lifestyle, far from the art world and dementia which claimed her first husband. But a visit to an aquarium, where two walruses are mating, opens Frances' eyes to her artistic calling. A satire on the art world by the author of Ex Utero
Ex utero by Laurie Foos( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 264 libraries worldwide
A funny novel on a woman who loses her uterus in a shopping mall. She captures the attention of talk-show hosts and they engage millions of viewers in searching for it. She also becomes a symbol for an activist group called Fruitless Wombs. A satire on female sexuality, infertility and today's media frenzy
Before Elvis there was nothing by Laurie Foos( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Bingo under the crucifix : a novel by Laurie Foos( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
"Chloe, a chain-smoking dollmaker renowned for her line of Bingo Ladies, learns from her equally eccentric parents that her Spider-Man-obsessed adult brother has reverted into a newborn at the news of his impending fatherhood."--P. [4] of cover
The giant baby by Laurie Foos( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Alter ego Roman by Laurie Foos( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mach mir das Walross Roman by Laurie Foos( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The blue girl by Laurie Foos( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Languages
English (26)
German (3)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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