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Fabrications : new and selected stories

Author: Pamela Painter
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2020. ©2020
Series: Johns Hopkins, poetry and fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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"This is a collection of new and previously published short stories by a three-time Pushcart Prize-winning author of fiction. The author's stories have been cited for their wicked intelligence and ruthless humor as her characters celebrate their addictions and appetites"--
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Painter
ISBN: 9781421438924 1421438925
OCLC Number: 1134076373
Description: viii, 312 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: New Stories --
Her Elvis Presley Wedding --
Brochures --
A Fabricated Life --
Off Stage --
Doors --
Blood-Red Moon --
Hitchhikers --
From Getting to Know the Weather (1985) --
The Next Time I Meet Buddy Rich --
Intruders of Sleepless Nights --
Something to Do --
The Kidnappers --
Getting to Know the Weather --
From The Long and Short of It (1999) --
Feeding the Piranha --
Custody --
New Family Car --
The Real Story --
The Bridge --
The Second Night of a One-Night Stand --
From Wouldn't You Like to Know: Very Short Stories (2010) --
Appetites and Addictions --
A View: Office at Night --
Ice --
Dud --
Driver's Test --
Put to Sleep --
My Honey --
From Ways to Spend the Night (2016) --
Grief --
Breathe --
Reading in His Wake --
Home Depot --
Hindsight --
Ways to Spend the Night.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins, poetry and fiction.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: by Pamela Painter.

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