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The Evil B. B. Chow And Other Stories

ISBN 10: 1565124227 / 1-56512-422-7
ISBN 13: 9781565124226
Publisher: Algonquin Books
Publication Date: 2005
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:
A second story collection by the author of Candyfreak captures the colorful lives of such characters as a young magazine editor forced to endure a bizarre blind date, a couple positive that have received implants by space aliens, a young boy desperate to please his father with his baseball skills, and others.

Review:
"Weird boyfriends, bad novels, sexually perverse collegiates....A distractingly entertaining second collection, nimbly executed."

Kirkus, 01/15/2005

Review:
"In this sexy, fast-paced second collection of stories, Almond....takes on love and loss around the turn of the millennium....[H]is easy, natural storytelling and consoling reminders that intimacy is awkward and messy will carry readers happily along."

Publishers Weekly, 02/14/2005

 

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Book Description: Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Ships From Canada. New in new dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 248 p. Audience: General/trade. Product Description: The bestselling writer who took us on a cross-country journey to reveal his long love affair with chocolate in Candyfreak returns with his second accomplished short-story collection. Once again he has produced a funny, bracing, sometimes shocking, always imaginative collection of stories and characters: a young magazine editor enduring a bizarre blind date; a couple who are sure that they have been given implants by space aliens; a young boy desperate to please his father with his baseball prowess, who ends up fatally wounding another boy during a game; a creative-writing teacher struggling to resist his seductive student. With tremendous heart and an unmatchable wit, Almond provesas he did with the acclaimed My Life in Heavy Metaland the bestselling Candyfreakto be one of the most original writers of our time. About the Author: Steve Almond is the author of. Bookseller Inventory # 9506644403

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Book Description: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. Product Description: The bestselling writer who took us on a cross-country journey to reveal his long love affair with chocolate in Candyfreak returns with his second accomplished short-story collection. Once again he has produced a funny, bracing, sometimes shocking, always imaginative collection of stories and characters: a young magazine editor enduring a bizarre blind date; a couple who are sure that they have been given implants by space aliens; a young boy desperate to please his father with his baseball prowess, who ends up fatally wounding another boy during a game; a creative-writing teacher struggling to resist his seductive student. With tremendous heart and an unmatchable wit, Almond provesas he did with the acclaimed My Life in Heavy Metaland the bestselling Candyfreakto be one of the most original writers of our time. About the Author: Steve Almond is the author of the acclaimed story collection My Life in Heavy Metal. He has published stories and poems in publications ranging from Playboy to Tin House to Zoetrope, and they have been widely anthologized. He is a regular commentator on the NPR affiliate WBUR in Boston, teaches creative writing at Boston College, and has eaten at least one piece of candy every single day of his entire life. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1135466219

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