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JIGS AND REELS.

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JIGS AND REELS.

by Harris, Joanne

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Fine in fine dust jacket./fine
ISBN 10
0385606427
ISBN 13
9780385606424
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London:: Doubleday,, (2004). Fine in fine dust jacket.. First printing. The first collection of short stories by the author of "Chocolat." The characters in these 22 stories include "Suburban witches, defiant old ladies, ageing monsters, suicidal Lottery winners, wolf men, dolphin women and middle-aged manufacturers of erotic leatherwear." SIGNED on the title page. Small format. 271 pp.

Synopsis

Each of the twenty-two tales in this enchanting collection is a surprise and a delight, melding the poignant and the possible with the outrageous, the magical, and, sometimes, the eerily haunting. Wolf men, dolphin women, defiant old ladies, and middle-aged manufacturers of erotic leatherwear -- in Jigs & Reels the miraculous goes hand in hand with the mundane, the sour with the sweet, and the beautiful, the grotesque, the seductive, and the disturbing are never more than one step away. Whether she's exploring the myth of beauty, the pain of infidelity, or the wonder of late-life romance, Joanne Harris once again proves herself a master of the storyteller's trade.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
73878
Title
JIGS AND REELS.
Author
Harris, Joanne
Book condition
Used - Fine in fine dust jacket.
Jacket condition
fine
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385606427
ISBN 13
9780385606424
Publisher
Doubleday,
Place of Publication
London:
Date published
(2004)
Bookseller catalogs
Short story collections;
Subjects
FICTION / Literary;

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