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Crow fair: Stories

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Grouping Title crow fair
Grouping Author mcguane thomas
Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 McGuane, Thomas.
author McGuane, Thomas
author2-role McGuane, Thomas.Casserole., McGuane, Thomas.Grandma and me., McGuane, Thomas.House on Sand Creek., McGuane, Thomas.Hubcaps., McGuane, Thomas.Long view to the west., McGuane, Thomas.Motherlode., McGuane, Thomas.Old man who liked to fish., McGuane, Thomas.On a dirt road., McGuane, Thomas.Prairie girl., McGuane, Thomas.Weight watchers.
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display_description "As his mother's dementia worsens, a devoted, favored son is shocked to learn of his mother's past; a father's meager outdoor skills are no match for a terrifying turn in the weather; old friends holding too many grudges go camping and hire a suicidal guide with too many rules. In several stories, unlikely alliances form: an eccentric neighbor who babysits for a busy, unstable couple becomes overly attached; an accomplished cattle geneticist gets sidetracked by the glamour of a stranger's easy money; an injured ranch owner is charmed by his hired help -- and becomes collateral damage in a classic art world heist. In all, the acuity of McGuane's darkly comic vision is surpassed only by the compassion he manifests for even the rascalliest of his creatures"--
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series Vintage Contemporaries
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title_sub Stories
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