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Home In Alfalfa Stories by Hugh Cook

Cook, Hugh

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ISBN 10: 0889626685 / ISBN 13: 9780889626683
Published by Mosaic Press, Oakville, ON, 1998
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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"Welcome to a year in the life of Alfalfa, a small town in the heart of southern Ontario farm country." Ships same or next business day. Gift inscription by the author. Inscription reads, "To Donna--Welcome to Alfalfa! Hugh Cook" Dust jacket and book both have minimal shelf and edge wear, book is clean, bright and tight; in almost like new condition ; B&W Illustrations; 0.89 x 9.39 x 6.32 Inches; 245 pages; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 44197

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Title: Home In Alfalfa Stories by Hugh Cook

Publisher: Mosaic Press, Oakville, ON

Publication Date: 1998

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by Wesley W. Bates

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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Welcome to a year in the life of Alfalfa, a small town like all small towns of middle-America, a farm community where you will meet strange and wonderful characters such as... Hilbert TeBrake, who is convinced this is the year he will finally beat Earlie Prior in the giant cauliflower championship at the Alfalfa Fair.Robert Meyer the town photographer, a bachelor and the best friend an Alfalfa bride ever had on her wedding day - until one day the police have good reason to step into his home and discover the unexpected. A cast of characters which will remind the reader of Garrison Keillor's world.

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Hugh Cook is the author of numerous novels and stories, including the Homecoming Man and the award-winning Home In Alfalfa. In 1997 The Word Guild of Canada awarded Cook the Leslie K. Tarr Award. Cook is emeritus professor of English at Redeemer University College. He and his wife reside in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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