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Vampires in the lemon grove : stories / Karen Russell.

Author/Creator:
Russell, Karen, 1981-
Publication:
New York : Vintage Books, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
243 pages ; 23 cm
Edition:
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
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Subjects:
Short stories, American.
Form/Genre:
Short stories.
Psychological fiction.
Summary:
Six short stories with subjects ranging from a dejected teenager who discovers that the universe is communicating with him through talismanic objects left behind in a seagull's nest to two vampires in a sun-drenched lemon grove who try helplessly to slake their thirst for blood.
Contents:
Vampires in the lemon grove
Reeling for the Empire
Seagull army descends on Strong Beach, 1979
Proving up
Barn at the end of our term
Dougbert Shackleton's rules for Antarctic tailgating
New veterans
Graveless doll of Eric Mutis.
Notes:
"Vintage Contemporaries Vintage Books, A Division of Random House LLC New York." on T.p.
"New York Times Bestseller."--Cover.
ISBN:
9780307947475
0307947475
9780307961082
OCLC:
869914175