Rose Mellie Rose, with the Story of The Triptych

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U of Nebraska Press, Jan 1, 1994 - Fiction - 120 pages
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This is the story of Mellie, who as a baby is found in a grotto, then raised in a souvenir shop by Rose. At age twelve Mellie goes to the dying town of Oat, where she enters premature adulthood and assembles a photographic and written record of her life.

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User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

BEAUTIFUL. Gonna go to the library on my lunch break and check out everything she's ever written. This book reminded me very much of The Vet's Daughter. Read full review

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User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Wow. That's one heck of a book. Short. So elegant and piercing. To be read in one sitting for sure. What is it about the story that's so great? Because it's so great but I don't know why. Read full review

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Jordan Stump is an assistant professor of French at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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