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Spring tides

Author: Jacques Poulin; Sheila Fischman
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Archipelago Books, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Archipelago Books editionView all editions and formats
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Canadian novelist Poulin's edgy allegory finds Teddy Bear, a translator of newspaper comic strips, living in happy isolation on a remote island, with his cat, his reference books, internal dialogues with a possibly imaginary brother and the Prince, a robotic tennis opponent. When the boss who commissions Teddy's work decides the cat must be lonely, the boss flies in on his helicopter a lady cat and black-eyed Marie.
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Genre/Form: Novels
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Poulin, Jacques, 1937-
Spring tides.
Brooklyn, NY : Archipelago Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)755131376
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Poulin; Sheila Fischman
ISBN: 9780977857647 0977857646
OCLC Number: 128238199
Description: 237 pages ; 17 cm
Other Titles: Grandes marées.
Responsibility: Jacques Poulin ; translated from the French by Sheila Fischman.

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Canadian novelist Poulin's edgy allegory finds Teddy Bear, a translator of newspaper comic strips, living in happy isolation on a remote island, with his cat, his reference books, internal dialogues with a possibly imaginary brother and the Prince, a robotic tennis opponent. When the boss who commissions Teddy's work decides the cat must be lonely, the boss flies in on his helicopter a lady cat and black-eyed Marie.

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