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Weirdly beloved

Cynthia CeilГЎn

Weirdly beloved

tales of strange bedfellows, odd couplings, and love gone bad

by Cynthia CeilГЎn

  • 157 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Love,
  • Marriage,
  • Humor,
  • Dating (Social customs),
  • Mate selection

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCynthia Ceilán
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.L6 C45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 258 p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25052084M
    ISBN 101599214032
    ISBN 109781599214030
    LC Control Number2010285887
    OCLC/WorldCa271773649

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      We were sad to see the book go, but $ bucks buys a lot of goats. But when I e-mailed Dan to arrange shipping, he said he wanted to donate the book back to Worldbuilders. I asked Dan if he was sure. He said he was sure. I asked Dan how he got to be so cool, and he said he was inspired by the story of how last year’s winner re-donated the book. 1. I24 WAS SPITEFUL. Full of a baby's venom. The women in the house knew it and so did the children. For years each put up with the spite in his own way, but by Sethe and her daughter Denver were its only victims.

    The Dearly Beloved had potential to grow into a mesmerizing story of connection and faith instead, I felt like I was being bored to tears by listening to a distant relative depict someone's past that you had no connection with and a story that would not end. It .   What is Magical Realism? It can be hard to pin down. Ultimately we have the authors of Latin America to thank for this, quite literally, fantastic genre. Magical Realism has come to encompass surealism and fabulism and helps us to reconsider the realities we've become too embroiled in to think about : Emma Allmann.


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