ISBN-10: 1931520038

ISBN-13: 9781931520034

Edition: 2002

Authors: Carol Emshwiller

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"A wicked book. Dystopian, weird, comedic."-Luis Alberto Urrea, author of The Hummingbird's Daughter "Terrific."-Glen David Gold, author of Carter Beats the Devil Both a coming-of-age story and a political fable, Carol Emshwiller's novel looks at what it means to be human. Charley, a boy raised to serve an alien master, must choose between comfort and freedom, vengeance and a new future.
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List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Small Beer Press
Publication date: 8/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 242
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.858
Language: English

Carol Emshwiller has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts grant and a Pushcart Prize. She has received the Philip K. Dick, Hugo, and Nebula awards for her novels and short stories, which include Carmen Dog, The Mount, and The Start of the End of It All. Her stories have appeared in McSweeney's, Omni, and The Voice Literary Supplement. She lives in Bishop, California."

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