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6 edition of A Brief Stay with the Living found in the catalog.

A Brief Stay with the Living

by Marie Darrieussecq

  • 166 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Faber & Faber .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7857903M
    ISBN 100571214940
    ISBN 109780571214945

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    Book 2 of the novel begins with another preface, returning to Lola ’s point of view. At the end of Lola’s year living with La Inca in Santo Domingo, she does not want to return to Paterson, or the United States at all. La Inca and Lola’s mother order her to return anyway, and Lola feels completely betrayed, saying that “I wouldn’t feel that again until I broke with you.”. A BRIEF HISTORY OF SEVEN KILLINGS is a riveting novel -- the best novel that I can recall in the past nearly 50 years focused on organized crime, and it may be the best ever mob-centered novel in terms of literary structure and scope. It's destined to make all the lists for best books of this decade and probably for the best books since

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