Stop That Girl

Fiction
Product Number: EB00164444
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307431844
Publisher: Random House
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Description

From the start of Elizabeth McKenzie's beguiling fiction debut, we are drawn into the offbeat worldview of sharp-eyed, intrepid Ann Ransom. Stop That Girl chronicles Ann's colorful coming-of-age travails, from her childhood in a disjointed family through her tender adolescence and beyond. Along the way, she discovers the absurdities that lurk around every corner of a young woman's life, by way of oafish neighbors, overzealous boyfriends, prurient vegetable salesmen, sour landlords, and an iconoclast grandmother, known even to her family as Dr. Frost. Keenly funny and highly original, Stop That Girl is a brilliant examination of the exigencies of love and the fragile fabric of family, and heralds the emergence of a remarkable new voice in fiction. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Author(s): Elizabeth Mckenzie
Original Publish Date: Dec 18, 2007

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