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Believers: a Novella and Stories (1997) [Collection]
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The seven stories and novella in Believers revel in the surfaces of seemingly ordinary characters while uncovering their bedrock of passion, madness, levity, and grief: the young women with a sweetly nurturing boyfriend who may have a secret history of violence; the housewife whose upstairs neighbor is either a child-killer or a pathetic fabulist. In the main novella the narrator works to piece together his father's history, and tells the story of a Catholic priest whose involvement with a sinister, wealthy couple leads him away from his promise of faith.

- Kiss Away
- Reincarnation
- The Next Building I Plan to Bomb
- Time Exposure
- Saul and Patsy are in Labor
- Flood Show
- The Cures for Love
- Believers

Original title: Believers: a Novella and Stories
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

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Believers: a Novella and Stories (1997)
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Language: English

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Believers: a Novella and Stories (1997)

ISBN: 0679776532

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