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Title The essential W. P. Kinsella.
Author Kinsella, W. P.
Publication San Francisco, CA : Tachyon Publications, 2015.
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 422 pages ; 23 cm
Call # FIC KINSELLA
Note Stories previously published 1979-2015.
Contents Truth -- How I got my nickname --The night Manny Mota tied the record -- First names and empty pockets -- Searching for January -- Lieberman in love -- The Grecian urn -- The fog -- Beef -- Distances -- How Manny Embarquadero overcame and began his climb to the major leagues -- The Indian Nation Cultural Exchange Program -- K Mart -- The firefighter -- Dr. Don -- Brother Frank's Gospel Hour -- The Alligator Report, with questions for discussion -- King of the street -- Wavelengths -- Do not abandon me -- Marco in Paradise -- Out of the picture -- The lightning birds -- Punchlines -- The last surviving member of the Japanese Victory Society -- The job -- The risk takers -- The lime tree -- Doves and proverbs -- Waiting on Lombard Street -- Shoeless Joe Jackson comes to Iowa.
Summary Here are First Nation narratives of indigenous Canadians, and a literary homage to J. D. Salinger. Alongside the "real" story of the 1951 Giants and the afterlife of Roberto Clemente, are the legends of a pirated radio station and a hockey game rigged by tribal magic.
Subject Baseball stories.
Indians of North America -- Fiction.
Short stories, Canadian.
Addl. Title Short stories. Selections
ISBN 9781616961879 (trade pbk.)
1616961872 (trade pbk.)

Location CALL # Status Message
 Central 1st Fl - Lit Shrt Sto  FIC KINSELLA    DUE 01-19-21  (SHORT STORIES)
 Mill Basin Shrt Sto  FIC KINSELLA    CHECK SHELVES  (SHORT STORIES)
 Wmsburgh Shrt Sto  FIC KINSELLA    CHECK SHELVES  (SHORT STORIES)