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All the lonely people : collected stories

Author: Barry Callaghan; Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Holstein, Ontario : Exile Editions, [2018]
Series: Exile ebook series, no. 355.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Short stories, like tiny novels you drown in, filled with people of our modern moment who find in every instance some trick of survival, that remarkable homage to human resourcefulness. Callaghan's writing is wide-ranging but often takes the perspective of a marginal individual's view of the human experience. These tales are told in a variety of voices: street hustlers, priests, blues singers, Holocaust survivors,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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ATWOOD, MARGARET.
ALL THE LONELY PEOPLE.
[Place of publication not identified] : EXILE EDITIONS, 2018
(OCoLC)1040659120
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Callaghan; Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 9781550967937 1550967932 9781550967913 1550967916 9781550967920 1550967924
OCLC Number: 1076543577
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 486 pages).
Series Title: Exile ebook series, no. 355.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Barry Callaghan ; preface by Margaret Atwood.

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