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Temper CA

Author: Paul Skenazy
Publisher: Oxford, Ohio : Miami University Press, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Joy Temper grew up wandering the woods of Temper, CA, a Gold Rush town her family helped establish in the 1840s. When she returns to Temper for her grandfather's funeral, she discovers that the stories she's long traded on about her hippie upbringing have little to do with reality. Her struggles to face who she once was, and what she now desires, force her to confront family secrets and long-suppressed memories in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Skenazy
ISBN: 9781881163640 1881163644
OCLC Number: 1051777618
Description: 260 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: by Paul Skenazy.

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"Joy Temper grew up wandering the woods of Temper, CA, a Gold Rush town her family helped establish in the 1840s. When she returns to Temper for her grandfather's funeral, she discovers that the stories she's long traded on about her hippie upbringing have little to do with reality. Her struggles to face who she once was, and what she now desires, force her to confront family secrets and long-suppressed memories in a novella both familial and romantic, contemporary and historical" -- https://www.amazon.com/Temper-CA-Paul-Skenazy/dp/1881163644

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