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King of the Animals Stories

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ISBN-10: 0807172731

ISBN-13: 9780807172735

Edition: 2021

Authors: Josh Russell, Michael Griffith

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The innovative and dazzling short stories collected in Josh Russell?s King of the Animals explore love and heartbreak, growing up and growing old, cities and suburbs, the fantastic and the everyday. A teenager and his family seek asylum in an Atlanta IKEA after their split-level is burned down because his father made fun of an autocrat?s bad grammar. A man remembers how seeing a snapshot of his sister naked changed his life?and hers too. A talking doll fails her spelling test, and a king made of sugar and flour watches Fox News and smokes dope with the neighbor kid. A college student ponders the philosophical implications of a poetry-fueled one-night stand, and a father worries he?s the…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2021
Publisher: LSU Press
Publication date: 3/3/2021
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 180
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.41" tall
Weight: 0.528
Language: English

Michael Griffith is a novelist and short-story writer. His stories and essays have appeared in literary journals such as the Oxford American, the Southwest Review, Salmagundi, and the Virginia Quarterly Review, among others. He lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.