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Slip of a Fish

Author: Amy Arnold
Publisher: Sheffield : And Other Stories, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ash collects words, climbs trees and swims in a deserted lake with her beloved seven-year-old, Charlie. Bemused by everyday life, she has a rich and singular interior world. Over the course of a relentlessly hot summer, Charlie begins to pull away, and in a desperate attempt to reconnect with her daughter Ash does something unforgivable. As the gulf between them grows, Ash's life begins to slip out of her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)1042075736
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Arnold
ISBN: 9781911508533 1911508539
OCLC Number: 1059450775
Awards: Winner of Northern Book Prize 2018
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Intro; Slip of a Fish; Note to the Reader; Subscribers; Current and Upcoming Books; About the Author
Responsibility: Amy Arnold.

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A single act unravels a mother-daughter relationship in this uncompromising debut. Winner of the 2018 Northern Book Prize  Read more...

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'How many writers really attend to the quality of sentences when they make their fiction? To the heft and jiggle of words on a line? To the texture of phrasing, the fillip of some unexpected syntax Read more...

 
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