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The Resource The unfinished world : and other stories, Amber Sparks

The unfinished world : and other stories, Amber Sparks

Label
The unfinished world : and other stories
Title
The unfinished world
Title remainder
and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Amber Sparks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sparks's stories--populated with sculptors, librarians, astronauts, and warriors--form a veritable cabinet of curiosities. Mythical, bizarre, and ... moving, [the book] ... illuminates the search for a brief encounter with the extraordinary"--Amazon.com
Member of
Summary
This collection of imaginative short stories describes the tale of two orphans who take up taxidermy to deal with their grief and an unexpected love story between a free spirit and a glamorous filmmaker with a strange, secretive family
Writing style
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10466836
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sparks, Amber
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Death
Target audience
adult
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and other stories
Label
The unfinished world : and other stories, Amber Sparks
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The janitor in space -- The Lizzie Borden jazz babies -- The cemetery for lost faces -- The logic of the loaded heart -- Thirteen ways of destroying a painting -- Lancelot in the lost places of the world -- And the world was crowded with things that meant love -- Birds with teeth -- For these humans who cannot fly -- Take your daughter to the slaughter -- We were holy once -- La belle de nuit, la belle de jour -- The men and women like him -- Things you should know about Cassandra Dee -- The fires of western heaven -- The process of human decay -- The fever librarian -- The unfinished world -- The sleepers
Control code
ocn922220451
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 226 pages
Isbn
9781631490903
Lccn
2015035414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922220451
Label
The unfinished world : and other stories, Amber Sparks
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The janitor in space -- The Lizzie Borden jazz babies -- The cemetery for lost faces -- The logic of the loaded heart -- Thirteen ways of destroying a painting -- Lancelot in the lost places of the world -- And the world was crowded with things that meant love -- Birds with teeth -- For these humans who cannot fly -- Take your daughter to the slaughter -- We were holy once -- La belle de nuit, la belle de jour -- The men and women like him -- Things you should know about Cassandra Dee -- The fires of western heaven -- The process of human decay -- The fever librarian -- The unfinished world -- The sleepers
Control code
ocn922220451
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 226 pages
Isbn
9781631490903
Lccn
2015035414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922220451

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