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Fishboy A Ghost's Story (Paperback)

Author:  Mark Richard
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0385425686
ISBN-13: 9780385425681
Sku: 30055252
Publish Date: 4/10/2007
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.5L x 0.75T
Pages:  244
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I began as a boy, as a human-being boy, a boy who fled to sea, a boy with a whistling lisp and the silken-tipped fingers of another class. (from the first line)
In the brilliant idiom of a modern Melville or Conrad, an odyssey of discovery by a bold and outrageous talent--the PEN/Hemingway Award--winning author of "The Ice At The Bottom Of The World.
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In the brilliant idiom of a modern Melville or Conrad, an odyssey of discovery by a bold and outrageous talent--the PEN/Hemingway Award--winning author of The Ice At The Bottom Of The World.This lyrical novel by the acclaimed author of The Ice At the Bottom of the World is the story of a young boy who believes he has committed a murder. In an effort to escape his guilt, he stows away on a trawler only to learn that it is crewed by criminals and freaks.In an attempt to expiate his guilt over a murder he believes he committed, a boy stows away on a trawler, where a crew of criminals and freaks share their dark life stories with himIn the brilliant idiom of a modern Melville or Conrad, an odyssey of discovery by a bold and outrageous talent--the PEN/Hemingway Award--winning author of The Ice At The Bottom Of The World.
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A young boy, believing he has committed a murder, stows away on a trawler full of criminals and freaks.

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Mirabella
"An elegiac postmodern ghost story."

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Product attributeeBooks:   Kobo
Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0244
Product attributePublisher:   Anchor Books
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