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Abbott Awaits A Novel

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ISBN-10: 0807137227

ISBN-13: 9780807137222

Edition: 2010

Authors: Chris Bachelder

List price: $18.95
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A quiet tour de force, Chris Bachelder's Abbott Awaits transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary, startlingly depicting the intense and often heartbreaking challenges that a vulnerable, imaginative young father faces as he lives his everyday American existence.The vexation of Abbott's pensive self-doubt comes to a head one day as he cleans vomited raspberries out of his daughter's car seat and muses: "The following propositions are both true: (A) Abbott would not, given the opportunity, change one significant element of his life, but (B) Abbott cannot stand his life." Composed of small moments of domestic wonder and terror Bachelder's novel is a charming story of misadventure, anxiety,…    
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Book details

List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Louisiana State University Press
Publication date: 3/1/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English