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Dolores

Author: Lauren Aimee Curtis
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On a hot day in late June, a young girl kneels outside a convent, then falls on her face. When the nuns take her in, they name her Dolores. Dolores adjusts to the rhythm of her new life - to the nuns with wild hairs curling from their chins, the soup chewed as if it were meat, the bells that ring throughout the day. But in the dark, private theatre of her mind are memories - of love motels lit by neon red hearts,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Novellas
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Aimee Curtis
ISBN: 1474611931 9781474611930
OCLC Number: 1055680281
Description: 130 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Lauren Aimee Curtis.

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Dolores is propulsive, atmospheric, wonderfully peculiar, a little dark. A dreamy hallucination -- Amina Cain, author of INDELICACY A succinct, intense story ... this atmospheric debut is a Read more...

 
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