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Foos, Laurie 1966-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 32 publications in 4 languages and 1,324 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3556.O564, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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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 270 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 )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 267 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 )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 258 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 167 libraries worldwide
Bingo under the crucifix : a novel by Laurie Foos( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 153 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."--Page 4 of cover
The blue girl : a novel by Laurie Foos( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A blue girl lives in the woods, eating secrets baked into moon pies, and shaking up a small lakeside town
The giant baby by Laurie Foos( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Linda and Earl have been happily married and have never had children. One day, Earl finds a set of infant toes in the loam of their garden. They plant them and watch as the garden produces an enormous baby. Now Earl and Linda have to figure out how to be parents, and what to do about the giant baby who eats everything and cries for his mama
Portrait of the walrus by a young artist by Laurie Foos( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 12 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
 
Languages
English (27)
German (3)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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