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Trailerpark (1981) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Get to know the colorful cast of characters at the Granite State Trailerpark, where Flora in number 11 keeps more than a hundred guinea pigs andscreams at people to stay away from her babies, Claudel in number 5 thinks he is lucky until his wife burns down their trailer and runs off with Howie Leeke, and Noni in number 7 has telephone conversations with Jesus and tells the police about them. In this series of related short stories, Russell Banks offers gripping, realistic portrayals of individual Americans and paints a portrait of New England life that is at once dark, witty, and revealing.

Contents:

  • The Guinea Pig Lady
  • Cleaving, and Other Needs
  • Black Man and White Woman in Dark Green Rowboat
  • Dis Bwoy, Nim Gwan
  • What Noni Hubner Did Not Tell the Police abour Jesus
  • Comfort
  • God's Country
  • Principles
  • The Burden
  • Politics
  • The Right Way
  • The Child Screams and Looks Back at You
  • The Fisherman

Original title: Trailerpark
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics


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Edition #1: Trailerpark

Trailerpark (1981)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Manifested in:

Trailerpark (1998)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060977061
Pages: 271

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