The Resource Far-flung : stories, Peter Cameron, (electronic resource)

Far-flung : stories, Peter Cameron, (electronic resource)

Label
Far-flung : stories
Title
Far-flung
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Peter Cameron
Creator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cameron's collection of witty and insightful stories reveals individuals seeking love, stability, and acceptance The characters in Far-Flung, Peter Cameron's second story collection, face a familiar dilemma: They aspire to happiness but are trapped in difficult lives not of their choosing. In "Just Relax," a young woman jaded by attempts to travel (and save) the world returns home to become a Pilgrim reenactor in a theme park. In "Not the Point," a mother tries to connect with her teenage son after his twin brother's suicide. And in "The Secret Dog," a man stuck in a futile marriage dreams up a loyal, affectionate, and completely imaginary compensatory pet . Whether trapped in the flat, bleak fields of rural Indiana, in a lonely walk-up in New York City, or in their own heads, the characters of Far-Flung are all deftly handled with the compassion and humor that mark Cameron's best work
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1959-
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Cameron, Peter
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Manners and customs
Target audience
adult
Label
Far-flung : stories, Peter Cameron, (electronic resource)
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Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11552021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453250358
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11552021
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Far-flung : stories, Peter Cameron, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11552021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453250358
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11552021
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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