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Dear life : stories

Munro, Alice, 1931-

New York, NY : Vintage International, 2013.

319 p. ; 21 cm.

This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be.

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ISBN:

978-0-307-74372-5

ISBN:

978-0-307-74372-5

Author:

Munro, Alice, 1931-

Title:

Dear life : stories / Alice Munro.

Edition:

1st Vintage International ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Vintage International, 2013.

Physical:

319 p. ; 21 cm.

Summary:

This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be.

Subject:

Short stories, Canadian.

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100 ME:PersonalName 1   $a Personal name  Munro, Alice,
    $d Dates associated with a name  1931-
245 Title 00  $a Title  Dear life :
    $b Remainder of title  stories /
    $c Statement of responsibility  Alice Munro.
250 Edition   $a Edition statement  1st Vintage International ed.
260 PublicationInfo   $a Place of publication, dist.  New York, NY :
    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Vintage International,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  2013.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  319 p. ;
    $c Dimensions  21 cm.
505 ContentsNote 00  $t Title  To reach Japan --
    $t Title  Amundsen --
    $t Title  Leaving Maverley --
    $t Title  Gravel --
    $t Title  Haven --
    $t Title  Pride --
    $t Title  Corrie --
    $t Title  Train --
    $t Title  In sight of the lake --
    $t Title  Dolly --
    $t Title  The eye --
    $t Title  Night --
    $t Title  Voices --
    $t Title  Dear life.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Short stories, Canadian.
651 Subj:Geog $a Geographic name  Huron, Lake (Mich. and Ont.)
    $v Form subdivision  Fiction.
655 IT:Genre $a Genre/form data or focus term  Short stories.
852 Holdings   $a Location  PS
    $p Barcode  16379
    $9 Cost  15.95
    $h Classification part  F Mun

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