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The Resource Honored guests : stories, Joy Williams

Honored guests : stories, Joy Williams

Label
Honored guests : stories
Title
Honored guests
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Joy Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With her singular brand of dark humor, Joy Williams explores the various ways--comic, tragic, and unnerving--we seek to accommodate diminishment and loss. A massacre breaks her rich client's wrist bone, a friend visits at the hospital long after she is welcome, and a woman surrenders her husband to a creepily adoring student
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
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128102
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Williams, Joy
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Parent and adult child
  • Conflict of generations
  • Domestic fiction, American
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Honored guests : stories, Joy Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Honored guests -- Congress -- Marabou -- The visiting privilege -- Substance -- Anodyne -- The other week -- Claro -- Charity -- ACK -- Hammer -- Fortune
Control code
ocm54775880
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 p.
Isbn
9780679446477
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044199
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-2571
Label
Honored guests : stories, Joy Williams
Publication
Contents
Honored guests -- Congress -- Marabou -- The visiting privilege -- Substance -- Anodyne -- The other week -- Claro -- Charity -- ACK -- Hammer -- Fortune
Control code
ocm54775880
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 p.
Isbn
9780679446477
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044199
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-2571

Library Locations

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