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How to best avoid dying : (stories) / Owen Egerton.

How to best avoid dying : (stories)

Egerton, Owen. (Author).

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  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593765224 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1593765223 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 203 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Soft Skull Press, an imprint of Counterpoint, [2014]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Spelling -- Waffle -- Cold night alligator -- Pierced -- Christmas -- Holy -- The martyrs of Mountain Peak -- Tonight at noon -- Challenging, repulsive, and awesome -- Licorice: a story for John Erler -- The adventures of Stimp -- Four tiny tales concerning transformation -- Lord Baxtor Ballsington -- The beginning of all things -- The fecalist -- Arnie's gift -- Heart thongs for Jesus -- St. Gobbler's Day -- Of all places -- Lazarus dying -- Goodnight -- Lish.
Summary, etc.:
Egerton's clever collection of short fiction leads us on a wildly surprising, darkly comic, and often heart-wrenching ride into the terrible beauty of life's end. These stories will have you exploring the pain and wonder of life, knowing that with the turn of any corner death could be panhandling for your soul.
Subject: Death > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.
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