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The doll's alphabet / Camilla Grudova.

Grudova, Camilla (author.).
Book Book (2017.)
Description: 162 pages ; 21 cm.
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2017.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 9781566894906 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 1566894905 (softcover)
Contents: Unstitching -- Mouse queen -- Gothic society -- Waxy -- Doll's alphabet -- Mermaid -- Agata's machine -- Rhinoceros -- Sad tale of the scone -- Edward, do not pamper the dead -- Hungarian sprats -- Moth emporium -- Notes from a spider.
Summary: ""This doll's eye view is a total delight and surveys a world awash with shadowy wit and exquisite collisions of beauty and the grotesque." -Helen Oyeyemi, author of Boy, Snow, Bird "Down to its most particular details, The Doll's Alphabet creates an individual world-a landscape I have never encountered before, which now feels like it was been waiting to be captured, and waiting to captivate, all along." -Sheila Heti, author of How Should a Person Be "Marvellous. Grudova understands that the best writing has to pull off the hardest aesthetic trick-it has to be both memorable and fleeting." -Deborah Levy, author of Hot Milk Dolls, sewing machines, tinned foods, mirrors, malfunctioning bodies-by constantly reinventing ways to engage with her obsessions and motifs, Camilla Grudova has built a universe that's highly imaginative, incredibly original, and absolutely discomfiting. The stories in The Doll's Alphabet are by turns child-like and naive, grotesque and very dark: the marriage of Margaret Atwood and Angela Carter. Camilla Grudova lives in Toronto. She holds a degree in Art History and German from McGill University, Montreal. Her fiction has appeared in The White Review and Granta"--
Subject: Short stories
Genre: Short stories
Citation: Grudova, Camilla. "The doll's alphabet." Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2017.
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