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Bad endings : stories / by Carleigh Baker.

Baker, Carleigh, (author.).

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  • 0 of 2 copies available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library FIC BAKE (Text) 30886001050679 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 06/06/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781772140767 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 166 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Vancouver : Anvil Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
War of attrition -- The modern intimate -- Buddy Frank's steps to success -- Shoe shopping with the cash poor -- Baby Boomer -- Chins and elbows -- Grey water -- The honey house -- Read these postcards in a Gonzo journalist voice -- Exotica -- Last call -- Imago -- Radioactive particles -- Honeybee dance -- Moosehide.
Summary, etc.:
"Carleigh Baker like s to make light in the dark. Whether plumbing family ties, the end of a marriage, or death itself, she never lets go of the witty, the ironic, and perhaps most notably, the awkward. Despite the title, the resolution in these stories isn’t always tragic, but it’s often uncomfortable, unexpected, or just plain strange. Character digressions, bad decisions, and misconceptions abound."-- Page [4] of cover.
Subject: Short stories, Canadian.
Genre: Short stories.
Topic Heading: Festival of the Written Arts 2018 > Sechelt (B.C.)

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