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Agnes owens [electronic resource] : The Complete Short Stories. Agnes Owens.

Owens, Agnes. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780857901408 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: ’A terrific collection,’ - The Times ’Her black humour and piercing observation bear comparison with the work of Muriel Spark,’ - Guardian ’It’s almost impossible to pick up this substantial collection and find anything more worthwhile to do for the rest of the day than read it cover to cover,’- Rosemary Goring, The Herald ’The woman is a genius,’ - Daily Mail 'Essential reading. It is Agnes Owens at her subtle, concise best - truthful, humane and quite brilliant' - Times Literary Supplement ’Her stories...carry the emotional clout of a knockout punch,’ - Observer ’Owens is a rare treasure,’ - Allan Massie, The Scotsman ’Acerbic, wicked, utterly honest, sly, gothic, brilliantly black deadpan funny,’ - Liz Lochead, Sunday Herald The complete life work of Agnes Owens in short stories - everything from Gentlemen of the West, Lean Tales, People Like That and 14 brand new unpublished stories. Witty...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Polygon, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 672 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Short Stories.
Genre: Electronic books.

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