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The Baum plan for financial independence and other stories

Author: John Kessel
Publisher: Easthampton, Mass. : Small Beer Press : Distributed to the trade by Consortium, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A long-awaited collection that intersects imaginatively with Pride and Prejudice, Frankenstein, The Wizard of Oz, and Flannery O'Connor. Includes John Kessel's modern classic sequence about life on the moon.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
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Kessel, John.
Baum plan for financial independence and other stories.
Easthampton, Mass. : Small Beer Press : Distributed to the trade by Consortium, ©2008
(DLC) 2007052319
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Kessel
ISBN: 9781931520850 1931520852
OCLC Number: 802049063
Description: 1 online resource (315 pages)
Contents: The Baum plan for financial independence --
Every angel is --
Terrifying --
The invisible empire --
Powerless --
It's all true --
The red phone --
Downtown --
The last American --
The snake girl --
The juniper tree --
Stories for men --
Under the lunchbox tree --
Sunlight or rock --
Pride and Prometheus.
Responsibility: John Kessel.

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