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The ex-suicide : a Mountain Brook novel

Author: Katherine Clark
Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina : The University of South Carolina Press, [2017]
Series: Story river books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Ex-Suicide, Katherine Clark's fourth Mountain Brook novel, is a satirical comedy of manners about a prominent Alabama family living across the street from the Birmingham Country Club. The house happens to be where the writer Walker Percy lived as a child with his family until his father committed suicide in the attic with a shotgun. The only son of the current residents, Hamilton "Ham" Whitmire has several Ivy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Satire
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clark, Katherine, 1962 November 11-
Ex-suicide.
Columbia, SC : University of South Carolina Press, 2017
(DLC) 2017005609
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Clark
ISBN: 9781611177763 1611177766
OCLC Number: 960837659
Description: 220 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Story river books.
Responsibility: Katherine Clark.

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Katherine Clark's fourth Mountain Brook novel is a satirical comedy of manners about a prominent Alabama family living across the street from the Birmingham Country Club. The house happens to be  Read more...

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"Katherine Clark's power as a novelist is on full display in her comic, shrewd, and unflagging interrogation of the South on the cusp of reluctant but nonetheless metamorphic change."-Pat Conroy

 
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