The Resource Absent without leave and other stories, Jessica Treadway, (electronic resource)

Absent without leave and other stories, Jessica Treadway, (electronic resource)

Label
Absent without leave and other stories
Title
Absent without leave and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Treadway
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two sisters meet for the first time after their father has killed their sister and himself; a man dying of cancer rescues a small boy from a closed refrigerator; an alcoholic, long divorced, shows up at his daughter's wedding; a man who long ago abused his daughter realizes at last the full impact of what he has done. These are among the situations described in Absent Without Leave, and they hit with a force that will shake you, disturb you, and teach you the truths you do not already know. The tales are clear-eyed but deeply moving; the characters spring three dimensional and alive from her pages; the stories are dangerous and fearless and thus not sentimental. We are confronting life here, made vivid by art
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1961-
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Treadway, Jessica
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1961-
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  • Treadway, Jessica
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Manners and customs
Target audience
adult
Label
Absent without leave and other stories, Jessica Treadway, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550171
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480400153
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550171
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Absent without leave and other stories, Jessica Treadway, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480400153
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550171
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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