The sleep garden

  • 341 Pages
  • 4.51 MB
  • 8805 Downloads
  • English
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Fiction, Life, Death, Dreams, Apart
StatementJim Krusoe
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3561.R873 S58 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination341 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27202953M
ISBN 101941040187
ISBN 139781941040188
LC Control Number2015031246
OCLC/WorldCa911364635

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He teaches at Santa Monica College and. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Jim Krusoe is an American novelist, poet, and short story writer. His stories and poems have appeared in Antioch Review, Denver Quarterly, BOMB, Iowa Review, Field, North American Review, American Poetry Review, and Santa Monica Review, which he founded in His essays and book reviews have appeared in Manoa, the Los Angeles Times Book Review, The New York Times and the Washington.

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