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How We Are Hungry

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Eggers, Dave (Book - 2005 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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Random House, Inc.

“These tales reinvigorate…the short story with a jittery sense of adventure.” —San Francisco Chronicle

Dave Eggers—Pulitzer Prize finalist for A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius and author of What Is the What and The Circle, among other books—demonstrates his mastery of the short story.


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Baker & Taylor
A debut collection of short stories presents a compelling cast of characters who struggle with inconvenient revelations, from the deserts of Egypt to the side of Interstate 5. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

Authors: Eggers, Dave
Statement of Responsibility: by Dave Eggers
Title: How we are hungry
stories
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2005
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed
Characteristics: 218 p. ; 21 cm.
Subject Headings: Psychological fiction, American
Topical Term: Psychological fiction, American
LCCN: 2005042321
ISBN: 9781400095568
1400095565
Branch Call Number: FIC E
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May 27, 2008
  • lilybelle rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

absolutely beautiful

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