Here's your hat what's your hurry: stories

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Turtle Bay Books, May 11, 1993 - Fiction - 210 pages
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A collection of stories features quirky outcast characters--a circus performer, a tattoo artist's wife, and a Jewish woman from Iowa--and the author's own offbeat vision and unconventional wisdom. A first collection.

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Here's your hat what's your hurry: stories

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All the stories in this offbeat collection live up to the promise of their titles. "It's Bad Luck To Die'' features a six-foot woman who comes to feel comfortable with herself only after she marries ... Read full review

Contents

1 Its Bad Luck To Die
3
2 Some Have Entertained Angels Unaware
23
3 Heres Your Hat Whats Your Hurry
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About the author (1993)

Elizabeth McCracken is the recipient of the Harold Vursell Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the PEN/Winship Award. She has received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, and Michener foundation, the Fine Arts Center in Provincetown, and the National Endowment for the Arts. She was also honored as one of "Granta's" 20 Best Writers Under 40.

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