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My Life in Heavy Metal: Stories

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Publisher Comments:

A first collection of twelve powerful stories takes a clear-eyed view of relationships between young men and women who have come of age in era without innocence, My Life in Heavy Metal received tremendous acclaim in hardcover. The Seattle Times declared it "the freshest collection of short stories I've read since the 1980s." Salon.com promised that readers would be "gasping, gulping, and guffawing from beginning to end." In the past year, Almond has won a Pushcart Prize and been a finalist for the National Magazine Award.

Table of Contents

My life in heavy metal — Among the Ik — Geek player, love slayer — The last single days of Don Viktor Potapenko — Run away, my pale love — The law of sugar — The pass — Moscow — Valentino — How to love a Republican — Pornography — The body in extremis.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781555847890
Publisher:
Grove Press
Subject:
Literary
Author:
Steve Almond
Author:
Almond, Steve
Subject:
General
Subject:
Man-woman relationships
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Publication Date:
December 2007
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
224

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