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Thunderstruck & other stories / Elizabeth McCracken.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780385335775 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0385335776 (hardcover) :
  • Description: 223 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : The Dial Press, 2014.

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0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/ McCracken (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW Fiction/ McCracken (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose On Order On Order 181894 (Text to phone) On order -
Merrimack College Hot Title (1st) [Hot Title] PS3563.C35248 T48 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Middlesex - Lowell Campus Best Sellers B&T PS3563.C35248 T48 2014 [MCC only] (Text to phone) Available -
North Shore - Lynn Campus Best Sellers PS 3563 .C35248 T48 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus New Books PS3563.C35248 T48 2014 (Text to phone) Checked out 12/12/2014
Peabody Main Adult New Fiction NEW Fiction/ McCracken (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody West Branch Adult New Fiction NEW Fiction McCracken (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult New Fiction NEW FICTION MCC (Text to phone) Available -
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Contents Note: Something Amazing -- Property -- Some Terpsichore -- Juliet -- The House of Two Three-legged Dogs -- Hungry -- The Lost & Found Department of Greater Boston -- Peter Elroy: a Documentary by Ian Casey -- Thunderstruck.
Summary: A collection of nine stories navigates the fragile space between love and loneliness. In "Property", a young scholar, grieving the sudden death of his wife, decides to refurbish the Maine rental house they were to share together by removing the landlord's possessions. In "Peter Elroy," the household of a successful filmaker is visited years later by his famous first subject, whose trust he betrayed. In "The Lost & Found Department of Great Boston," the manager of a grocery store becomes fixated on the famous case of a missing local woman, and on the fate of the teenage son she left behind. And in the title story, a family makes a decision to flee to Paris for a summer, only to find their lives altered in an unimaginable way by their teenage daughter's risky behavior. -- From book jacket.
Subject: Short stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.

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Alternate Title: Thunderstruck and other stories

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