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Author Bennett, Claire-Louise, author.

Uniform Title Short stories. Selections
Title Pond / Claire-Louise Bennett.

Publication Info. New York : Riverhead Books, [2016]
copyright 2015


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  RE F Bennett    ---  Available
Edition First American edition.
Description 195 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Study Program UG RL 7.8 7.0 183699
Note "First published in Ireland by Stinging Fly Press, 2015" -- colophon
"Earlier versions of some of these stories appeared in The Penny Dreadful, The White Review, 3:AM Magazine, and The Stinging Fly" -- colophon
Contents Voyage in the dark -- Morning, noon & night -- First thing -- The big day -- Wishful thinking -- A little before seven -- To a God unknown -- Two weeks since -- Stir-fry -- Finishing touch -- Control knobs -- Postcard -- The deepest sea -- Oh, tomato puree! -- Morning, 1908 -- The gloves are off -- Over & done with -- Words escape me -- Lady of the house -- Old ground.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary Explore the interior reality of an unnamed young woman living a mostly solitary existence on the outskirts of a small coastal village.
Audience Ages 16 & up.
Grades 11 & up.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Short stories.
Solitude -- Juvenile fiction.
Young women -- Juvenile fiction.
Short stories.
Solitude -- Fiction.
Young women -- Fiction.
Short stories.
Solitude -- Fiction.
Young women -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780399575891 (hardcover)

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