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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC MUNRO (Text) 33892100050807 Adult Fiction Book None 12/10/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0307596885
  • ISBN: 9780307596888 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 319 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book."
Formatted Contents Note:
To reach Japan -- Amundsen -- Leaving Maverley -- Gravel -- Haven -- Pride -- Corrie -- Train -- In sight of the lake -- Dolly -- Eye -- Night -- Voices -- Dear life.
Summary, etc.:
This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be.
Target Audience Note:
N.L. Lexile.
Subject: Huron, Lake (Mich. and Ont.) > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

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