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  • 7 of 15 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

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1 current hold with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC GRO (Text) 35246000953784 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781594634512 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 275 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Riverhead Books ; 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Ghosts and empties -- At the round Earth's imagined corners -- Dogs go wolf -- The midnight zone -- Eyewall -- For the god of love, for the love of god -- Salvador -- Flower hunters -- Above and below -- Snake stories -- Yport.
Summary, etc.:
The stories in this collection span characters, towns, decades, even centuries, but Florida - its landscape, climate, history, and state of mind - becomes the gravitational center: an energy, a mood, as must as a place of residence. Groff transports us, then jolts us alert with a crackle of wit, a wave of sadness, a flash of cruelty, as she writes about loneliness, rage, family, and the passage of time.
Awards Note:
National Book Award for fiction, Shortlist, 2018.
Subject: Short stories, American.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
City and town life > Fiction.
Florida > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

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