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Her body and other parties : stories / Carmen Maria Machado.

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Castlegar Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Castlegar Public Library SF MAC (Text) 35146002091205 Science Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781555977887 (trade paperback) :
  • Physical Description: 245 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Graywolf Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The husband stitch -- Inventory -- Mothers -- Especially heinous -- Real women have bodies -- Eight bites -- The resident -- Difficult at parties.
Summary, etc.:
A wife refuses her husband's entreaties to remove the green ribbon from around her neck. A woman recounts her sexual encounters as a plague slowly consumes humanity. a salesclerk in a mall makes a horrifying discovery within the seams of the store's prom dresses. And the bravura novella "Especially Heinous," is a phantasmagoric police procedural full of doppelgängers, ghosts, and girls-with-bells-for-eyes.
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Science fiction.
Short stories.

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