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Bluebeard's first wife : stories / Ha Seong-nan ; translated from the Korean by Janet Hong.

Ha, Sŏng-nan, 1967- (author.). Hong, Janet, (translator.).

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library HA (Text) 35151001105972 Adult Fiction Not holdable Missing -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781948830171 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Rochester, New York : Open Letter, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The star-shaped stain --Bluebeard's first wife -- Flies -- Night poaching -- O father -- Joy to the world -- The dress shirt -- On that green, green grass -- A quiet night -- Pinky finger -- Daisy Fleabane.
Summary, etc.:
A woman spends a night with her fiance and his friends, and overhears a terrible secret. A man grows increasingly agitated by the apartment noise made by a young family living upstairs. A couple moves into a picture-perfect country house, but when their new dog is stolen, they become obsessed with finding the thief. Ha's paranoia-inducing, heart-quickening stories will have you reconsidering your own neighbors.
Subject: Short stories, Korean > Translations into English.
Genre/Form: Short stories.

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