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The Resource Cover before striking : stories, Priscila Uppal

Cover before striking : stories, Priscila Uppal

Label
Cover before striking : stories
Title
Cover before striking
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Priscila Uppal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The characters in Cover Before Striking -- ranging from pyromaniacs to Olympic athletes to Catholic priests--are all pushing their lives to new levels of intensity, danger, or passion as they test their limits and those of the world. A new short story collection from award-winning author Priscila Uppal
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Summary
A collection of stories showing people pushing their lives to new level of intensity, danger or passion as they test their limits and those of the world. Cover before striking is the literary equivalent of playing with fire.
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10399681
Cataloging source
NLC
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Uppal, Priscila
Dewey number
C813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Emotions
  • Despair
  • Reconciliation
  • Pyromania
  • Sports injuries
  • Olympic athletes
  • Experiments
  • Moving to a new country
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
Cover before striking : stories, Priscila Uppal
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Title story previously published: Toronto : Lyricalmyrical Press, 2004"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883939849
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781459729520
Lccn
2014472587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)883939849
Label
Cover before striking : stories, Priscila Uppal
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Title story previously published: Toronto : Lyricalmyrical Press, 2004"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883939849
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781459729520
Lccn
2014472587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)883939849

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