The Glass City
  • Author : Jen Knox
  • Release Date : 29 June 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 182
  • ISBN 13 : 0996777946
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Book Description: Winner of Prize Americana, Jen Knox's The Glass City and Other Stories employs weather as a mirror for the internal struggles of an indelible cast of characters. This shrewd yet playful collection of fabulist short fiction explores the dangers of extremes with subtle, elegant prose.

The Glass City

The Glass City

Author : Jen Knox
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Fiction
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Winner of Prize Americana, Jen Knox's The Glass City and Other Stories employs weather as a mirror for the internal struggles of an indelible cast of characters. This shrewd yet playful collection of fabulist short fiction explores the dangers of extremes with subtle, elegant prose....

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Publisher : University of Michigan Press
Genre : Business & Economics
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Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Abrams
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
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Publisher : Government Printing Office
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Publisher : Government Printing Office
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