Walking across Egypt

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Cape, 1987 - Fiction - 216 pages
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User Review  - lisa.schureman - LibraryThing

It's a quick read with quirky characters. Mattie is a feisty senior who's always telling people how she's slowing down which is why she doesn't want to take in a stray dog. She's just too much to do ... Read full review

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Funny and touching, great Southern writing with a spiritual component. Read full review

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Clyde Edgerton was born on May 20, 1944 in Durham, North Carolina , and attended the University of North Carolina, where he received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. Edgerton was a pilot in the U. S. Air Force until he decided to return to teaching at both the high school and university levels. Edgerton's classic southern novels are set in North Carolina, where he has firsthand experience. His novels have received notable books of the year awards from the New York Times and Publisher's Weekly, and he has also received a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Lyndhurst Fellowship.

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