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Ella Minnow Pea

Mark Dunn
Ella Minnow Pea is an epistolary novel set in the fictional island of Nollop situated off the coast of South Carolina and home to the inventor the pangram The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over The Lazy Dog. Now deceased, the islanders have erected a monument to honor their hero, but one day a tile with the letter "z" falls from the statue. The leaders interpret the falling tile as a message from beyond the grave and the letter is banned from use
Print Book, English, ©2001
MacAdam/Cage Pub., San Francisco, ©2001
205 pages ; 24 cm
9780967370163, 0967370167
"A progressively lipogrammatic epistolary fable."