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The Resource Director of the world & other stories, Jane McCafferty

Director of the world & other stories, Jane McCafferty

Label
Director of the world & other stories
Title
Director of the world & other stories
Statement of responsibility
Jane McCafferty
Title variation
Director of the world and other stories
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The characters in Jane McCafferty's Director of the World and Other Stories are often distanced, lonely, or displaced from others and the events around them, yet they are almost always ready to act, to become involved with others, and to change. In "Eyes of Others," a woman, stopping with her family at a Howard Johnson's during a trip, becomes fascinated by the meeting of two strangers and attempts to connect with them as she has been unable to connect with her own family. Implicit in these stories is a rootlessness that gives way to yearning and a passion for remembering. In the title story,
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McCafferty, Jane,
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Short stories
Label
Director of the world & other stories, Jane McCafferty
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The Drue Heinz literature prize 1992"--Cover
Color
multicolored
Contents
World upon her shoulder -- The shadders go away -- Help, I'm being kidnapped -- Eyes of others -- While Mother was gone with 571 -- Thirst -- By the light of friendship -- Director of the world -- Good-bye now -- Replacement -- An evocation
Control code
ocn878136638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822978879
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136638
Label
Director of the world & other stories, Jane McCafferty
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The Drue Heinz literature prize 1992"--Cover
Color
multicolored
Contents
World upon her shoulder -- The shadders go away -- Help, I'm being kidnapped -- Eyes of others -- While Mother was gone with 571 -- Thirst -- By the light of friendship -- Director of the world -- Good-bye now -- Replacement -- An evocation
Control code
ocn878136638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822978879
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136638

Library Locations

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