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The melancholy death of Oyster Boy & other stories

Author: Tim Burton
Publisher: New York : Rob Weisbach Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A bizarre menagerie of characters--including Oyster Boy, Brie Boy, Match Girl, and Stick Boy--search for love and understanding in a world that does not comprehend oddities.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy poetry
Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Burton
ISBN: 0688156819 9780688156817 0688156827 9780688156824
OCLC Number: 37331511
Description: 115 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Contents: Stick boy and match girl in love --
Robot boy --
Staring girl --
The boy with nails in his eyes --
The girl with many eyes --
Stain boy --
The melancholy death of oyster boy --
Voodoo girl --
Stain boy's special Christmas --
The girl who turned into a bed --
Roy, the toxic boy --
James --
Stick boy's festive season --
Brie boy --
Mummy boy --
Junk girl --
The pin cushion queen --
Melonhead --
Sue --
Jimmy, the hideous penguin boy --
Char boy --
Anchor baby --
Oyster boy steps out.
Responsibility: Tim Burton.

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A bizarre menagerie of characters--including Oyster Boy, Brie Boy, Match Girl, and Stick Boy--search for love and understanding in a world that does not comprehend oddities.

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