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Brief Conversation and Other Stories (1988) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

In thirteen vivid stories, award-winning author Earl Lovelace paints a compassionate, often humorous portrait of everyday life in Trinidad. Ordinary people like Victor the barber, Shoemaker Arnold, Miss Ross (once the most sought-after woman in Cunaripo), and Blues and Joebell (both eager to see new lands) are invested with the magic of their colorful, changing world.

Contents:

  • A Brief Conversion
  • The Fire Eater's Journey
  • The Coward
  • The Fire Eater's Return
  • Call Me 'Miss Ross' For Now
  • Those Heavy Cakes
  • George and the Bicycle Pump
  • Fleurs
  • The Midnight Robber
  • Joebell and America
  • Shoemaker Arnold
  • Victoria and the Blight
  • The Gambler's Funeral

Original title: A Brief Conversation and Other Stories
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionRegional Interest


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A Brief Conversation and Other Stories (1988)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Manifested in:

A Brief Conversation and Other Stories (August 2003)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Persea Books
ISBN: 9780892552719
Pages: 160

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