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Albright Memorial Library FICTION OROZCO (Text) 50686014019439 Storage Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780865478534 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0865478538 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 162 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Faber and Faber, Inc., 2011.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Orientation -- The bridge -- Hunger tales -- I run every day -- Somoza's dream -- Officers weep -- Only connect -- Temporary stories -- Shakers.
Summary, etc.:
In this collection, Orozco leads the reader through the secret lives and moral philosophies of bridge painters, men housebound by obesity, office temps, and warehouse workers. Each story in the collection has a gut-punch impact, softened only by lyricism and black humor.
Genre: Short stories.
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