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By Mary D'Arcy,Jimmy T Murakami,Kate Gould

ISBN-10: 1908825065

ISBN-13: 9781908825063

Feisty, irreverent, and poignant, those stories demonstrate the comedy, pathos, and startling strangeness of lifestyle. From the seventy-nine-year-old lady making plans to move out with a laugh on her subsequent birthday and a gunman reliving the violence of his earlier as he lays in a health center mattress, to a turkey residing on his wits, a girl unexpectedly free of a loveless marriage, the beginning of a tyrant, and a parent-teacher assembly with the mummy of a genius.

The characters are depression, horny, humorous, sure and unbound as they inform their ever-surprising tales. In those relocating, spell binding, witty, and provocative stories, not anything is ever because it seems.

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