Degrees of Nakedness

Product Number: EB00368503
Released: May 24, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780887848537
Publisher: Astoria
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Description

In Degrees of Nakedness, Lisa Moore's first story collection, the joys and distresses of love course through modern-day Newfoundland like an electric current. Lisa Moore's stories are bright, emotionally engaging, tangible. She marks out the precious moments of her characters' lives against deceptively commonplace backdrops-a St. John's hospital cafeteria lit only by the lights in the snack machines; a half-built house "like a rib cage around a lungful of sky"-and the results linger long in the memory. In Degrees of Nakedness Lisa Moore shows us that love, alongside desire, can sometimes come as a surprise, sometimes an ambush.

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Author(s): Lisa Moore
Original Publish Date: Feb 15, 2004

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