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Product Description: The evidence at hand: an autobiography - complete with their mother's edits - written by his brilliant and disturbingly religious sister; a story featuring actual childhood events, but published as fiction; perjured court documents hidden in a drawer for decades...read more

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9781555972783 | Graywolf Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: After his sister's death the author sets out to solve the mystery of her life with clues from a handwritten autobiography, perjured court documents, and a story featuring childhood events

Paperback:

9781609381790, titled "Nola: A Memoir of Faith, Art, and Madness" | Reprint edition (Univ of Iowa Pr, April 1, 2013), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: The evidence at hand: an autobiography - complete with their mother's edits - written by his brilliant and disturbingly religious sister; a story featuring actual childhood events, but published as fiction; perjured court documents hidden in a drawer for decades.

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Product Description: Reply All, the third collection of award-winning and widely anthologized short stories by Robin Hemley, takes a humorous, edgy, and frank look at the human art of deception and self-deception. A father accepts, without question, the many duplicate saint relics that appear in front of his cave everyday; a translator tricks Magellan by falsely translating a local chief’s words of welcome; an apple salesman a long way from home thinks he’s fallen in love; a search committee believes in its own nobility by hiring a minority writer; a cheating couple broadcast their affair to an entire listserv; a talk show host interviews the dead and hopes to learn their secrets...read more

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9780253001801 | Indiana Univ Pr, June 4, 2012, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Reply All, the third collection of award-winning and widely anthologized short stories by Robin Hemley, takes a humorous, edgy, and frank look at the human art of deception and self-deception.

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Product Description: For centuries writers have used participatory experience as a lens through which to better see the world at large and as a means of exploring the self. Considering various types of participatory writing as different strains of one style―immersion writing―Robin Hemley offers new perspectives and practical advice for writers of this nonfiction genre...read more

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9780820338507 | Univ of Georgia Pr, March 1, 2012, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: For centuries writers have used participatory experience as a lens through which to better see the world at large and as a means of exploring the self.

Paperback:

9780820342559 | Univ of Georgia Pr, March 1, 2012, cover price $22.95

A story set in South Bend, Indiana, where the closing of the Studebaker plant has shaped the course of history for twenty-five years, insightfully depicts the typical quirks of middle American family life

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9781555971670 | Graywolf Pr, September 1, 1992, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A story set in South Bend, Indiana, where the closing of the Studebaker plant has shaped the course of history for twenty-five years, insightfully depicts the typical quirks of middle American family life

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9780253000125 | Indiana Univ Pr, March 29, 2012, cover price $19.00
9781555972004 | Reprint edition (Graywolf Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A story set in South Bend, Indiana, where the closing of the Studebaker plant has shaped the course of history for twenty-five years, insightfully depicts the typical quirks of middle American family life

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Product Description: Robin Hemley's childhood made a wedgie of his memory, leaving him sore and embarrassed for over forty years. He was the most pitiful kindergartner, the least spirited summer camper, and dateless for prom. In fact, there's nary an event from his youth that couldn't use improvement...read more

Hardcover:

9780316020602 | 1 edition (Little Brown & Co, May 20, 2009), cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Robin Hemley's childhood made a wedgie of his memory, leaving him sore and embarrassed for over forty years.

Miscellaneous:

9780316053266 | Little Brown & Co, May 11, 2009, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: In 1971 Manual Elizalde, a Philippine government minister with a dubious background, discovered a band of twenty-six “Stone Age” rain-forest dwellers living in total isolation. The tribe was soon featured in American newscasts and graced the cover of National Geographic...read more

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9780803273634 | Bison Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In 1971 Manual Elizalde, a Philippine government minister with a dubious background, discovered a band of twenty-six “Stone Age” rain-forest dwellers living in total isolation.

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Product Description: A highly entertaining and indispensable manual on how to write good fictionIf you want to write at all, whether from real life or not, you must be willing and able to use your imagination. That means you must be willing to take risks and sometimes look the fool...read more

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9781884910005 | 1 edition (Story Pr, September 1, 1994), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations

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9781555974442 | Graywolf Pr, April 27, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A highly entertaining and indispensable manual on how to write good fictionIf you want to write at all, whether from real life or not, you must be willing and able to use your imagination.
9781884910371 | Story Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Shows how to use personal and family experiences to develop characters, plots, settings, and conversations

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Product Description: This anthology surveys the most thought-provoking and noteworthy “non-traditional#148 short stories written by American and international writers over the past 100 years. The works collected here represent a rich, while often overlooked, tradition of stories that seem to break the rules of short fiction...read more
By Robin Hemley (editor) and Michael Martone (editor)

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9780321179722 | Longman Pub Group, October 1, 2003, cover price $71.00 | About this edition: This anthology surveys the most thought-provoking and noteworthy “non-traditional#148 short stories written by American and international writers over the past 100 years.

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Product Description: The riveting story of a modern Piltdown hoax—which may not have been a hoax at allIn 1971, a band of twenty-six “Stone Age” rain-forest dwellers was discovered living in total isolation by Manuel Elizalde, a Philippine government minister with a dubious background...read more

Hardcover:

9780374177164 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2003), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The riveting story of a modern Piltdown hoax—which may not have been a hoax at allIn 1971, a band of twenty-six “Stone Age” rain-forest dwellers was discovered living in total isolation by Manuel Elizalde, a Philippine government minister with a dubious background.

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Product Description: Book by Hemley, Robin

Hardcover:

9781555972158 | Graywolf Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $22.50

Paperback:

9780895871640 | John F Blair Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Book by Hemley, Robin

Hardcover:

9780895871282 | John F Blair Pub, June 1, 1995, cover price $18.95

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Stories deal with lovers' quarrels, maturing children, struggling loners, a widow's unique mourning, and a teenager visiting an elderly aunt

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9780871132611 | Atlantic Monthly Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Stories deal with lovers' quarrels, maturing children, struggling loners, a widow's unique mourning, and a teenager visiting an elderly aunt

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