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Gibsons Public Library FIC FLOO (Text) 30886001046750 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 07/04/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771961769 (trade paperback)
  • Physical Description: 148 pages : 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Windsor, Ontario : Biblioasis, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
A John Metcalf book.
Formatted Contents Note:
What can you do -- Going out -- Dog and sheep -- Struggle -- Calm -- Wing nut -- Apology -- History lesson(s) -- Rabbit, bird, yarrow -- Open, close -- Food -- Summer boy.
Summary, etc.:
In these twelve stories that unfold over a few hours or a weekend or five decades, adults deceive themselves about their motives - greed, desire for control, jealousy, fear, ambition. With unflinching realism, reminiscent of William Trevor, Cynthia Flood exposes the failings of the human heart and with a marvellous unsentimental brutality leaves many a character unredeemed.
Subject: Short stories, Canadian.
Canadian fiction > 21st century.
Genre: Short tories.

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