A brilliant collection of stories from the critically-acclaimed author of OYSTER and DUE PREPARATIONS FOR THE PLAGUE.
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‘Hospital goes from strength to literary strength ever brilliant in ideas, graceful in expression, resourceful in story.’ Fay Weldon
‘Her stories are like brief cyclones wrapped around an unexpected center of calm.’ Los Angeles Times Book Review
‘Janette Turner Hospital is a writer of consummate craft and visionary insight. She is always surprising, and seems always to be renewing herself as one of our major writers.’ Joyce Carol Oates
‘One of the most powerful and innovative writers in English today.’ TLSAbout the Author:
Janette Turner Hospital was born in Australia and grew up in Queensland. She currently lives in the USA where she holds the position of Distinguished Carolina Professor of English at the University of South Carolina. She is the author of seven previous novels, including OYSTER and DUE PREPARATIONS FOR THE PLAGUE.
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Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780007149308 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0983222
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