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Esther stories, Peter Orner ; foreword by Marilynne Robinson

Label
Esther stories
Title
Esther stories
Statement of responsibility
Peter Orner ; foreword by Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Collects tales exploring the lives of strangers and family members and the memories that haunt them, including the stories "The Raft" and "Melba Kuperschmid Returns"
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
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067236
Cataloging source
DLC
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Orner, Peter
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Orner, Peter
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True
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  • United States
  • Jewish families
  • Jewish families
  • Manners and customs
  • United States
  • Jewish families
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Esther stories, Peter Orner ; foreword by Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Two Poes
  • Shoe story
  • Thursday night at the Gropher Hole, April 1992
  • Country Road G
  • At the Motel Rainbow
  • Sitting Theodore
  • At Horseneck Beach
  • Sarah
  • Walk Kaplan reads Hiroshima, March 1947
  • Melba Kuperschmid returns
  • Initials etched on a dining-room table, Lockeport, Nova Scotia
  • Birth of a son-in-law
  • At the Conrad Hilton
  • Awnings, bedspreads, combed yarns
  • High priest at the gates
  • In the dark
  • Atlantic City
  • Providence
  • Michigan City, Indiana
  • The raft
  • The house on Lunt Avenue
  • Thumbs
  • Daughters
  • My father in an elevator with Anita Fanska, August, 1976
  • Seymore
  • The moraine on the lake
  • Esther stories
  • The waters
  • In the walls
  • Early November
  • Pile of clothes
  • Papa Gino's
  • On a bridge over the Homochitto
  • Cousin Tuck's
Control code
ocn806015120
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 229 pages
Isbn
9780316224680
Lccn
2013931135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)806015120
Label
Esther stories, Peter Orner ; foreword by Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Two Poes
  • Shoe story
  • Thursday night at the Gropher Hole, April 1992
  • Country Road G
  • At the Motel Rainbow
  • Sitting Theodore
  • At Horseneck Beach
  • Sarah
  • Walk Kaplan reads Hiroshima, March 1947
  • Melba Kuperschmid returns
  • Initials etched on a dining-room table, Lockeport, Nova Scotia
  • Birth of a son-in-law
  • At the Conrad Hilton
  • Awnings, bedspreads, combed yarns
  • High priest at the gates
  • In the dark
  • Atlantic City
  • Providence
  • Michigan City, Indiana
  • The raft
  • The house on Lunt Avenue
  • Thumbs
  • Daughters
  • My father in an elevator with Anita Fanska, August, 1976
  • Seymore
  • The moraine on the lake
  • Esther stories
  • The waters
  • In the walls
  • Early November
  • Pile of clothes
  • Papa Gino's
  • On a bridge over the Homochitto
  • Cousin Tuck's
Control code
ocn806015120
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 229 pages
Isbn
9780316224680
Lccn
2013931135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)806015120

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