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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F CON (Text) 37521530939935 AMPL Adult New Fiction Shelf Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781487003432 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 1487003439
  • Physical Description: 307 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Astoria / House of Anansi Press Inc., [2019]

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In these evocative and startling stories, we meet people navigating the elemental forces of love, life, and death. An insomniac on Halifax’s moonlit streets. A runaway bride. A young woman accused of a brutal murder. A man who must live in exile if he is to live at all. A woman coming to terms with her eccentric childhood in a cult on the Bay of Fundy shore.  A master of North Atlantic Gothic, Christy Ann Conlin expertly navigates our conflicting self-perceptions, especially in moments of crisis. She illuminates the personality of land and ocean, charts the pull of the past on the present, and reveals the wildness inside each of us. These stories offer a gallery of both gritty and lyrical portraits, each unmasking the myth and mystery of the everyday.
Target Audience Note:
General Adult.
Subject: Abused women > Fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Psychic trauma > Fiction.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Short Stories (single author).
Genre: Gothic fiction.
Canadian fiction.
Short stories.

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