Crow fair: Stories
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|Grouped Work ID||d10d90a1-571b-84b6-ecb9-6e47d2f5f495|
|Grouping Title||crow fair|
|Grouping Author||mcguane thomas|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-01-27 07:26:51AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-01-27 07:45:01AM|
McGuane, Thomas.Grandma and me.
McGuane, Thomas.House on Sand Creek.
McGuane, Thomas.Long view to the west.
McGuane, Thomas.Old man who liked to fish.
McGuane, Thomas.On a dirt road.
McGuane, Thomas.Prairie girl.
McGuane, Thomas.Weight watchers.
|available_at_catalog||Cameron Village Regional|
|detailed_location_catalog||Cameron Village Regional - Adult Fiction|
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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"--|
|owning_library_catalog||Wake County Public Libraries|
|owning_location_catalog||Cameron Village Regional|
|title_display||Crow fair : stories|
|title_full||Crow Fair Stories|
Crow fair : stories / Thomas McGuane