Ancestors and Others: New and Selected Stories
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Ancestors and Others: New and Selected Stories

by Fred Chappell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0312561679

ISBN-13: 9780312561673

Pub. Date: 10/27/2009

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

In this collection, Fred Chappell shows his mastery across a range of genres. Featuring folk fables in the Twain tradition, realistic stories of growing up in remote Appalachia, stories of family, kin, and community, and tales of the fantastic and spooky, this book will delight fans and surprise new readers.

Overview

In this collection, Fred Chappell shows his mastery across a range of genres. Featuring folk fables in the Twain tradition, realistic stories of growing up in remote Appalachia, stories of family, kin, and community, and tales of the fantastic and spooky, this book will delight fans and surprise new readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312561673
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
10/27/2009
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

The Overspill,
Broken Blossoms,
The Three Boxes,
Ember,
Alma,
Judas,
Linnaeus Forgets,
Ladies from Lapland,
Moments of Light,
The Somewhere Doors,
Gift of Roses,
Christmas Gift!,
Crèche,
Tradition,
Duet,
Children of Strikers,
Bon Ton,
The Lodger,
Mankind Journeys Through Forests of Symbols,
Ancestors,
January,

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