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Product Description: Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction: Astonishing prose brings to life a forgotten woman and a lost world in a strange and bittersweet Southern pastoral.Since his award-winning debut collection of stories, Last Days of the Dog-Men, Brad Watson has been expanding the literary traditions of the South, in work as melancholy, witty, strange, and lovely as any in America...read more

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9780393241730 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 12, 2016, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction: Astonishing prose brings to life a forgotten woman and a lost world in a strange and bittersweet Southern pastoral.

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Product Description: This book reviews the remarkable growth, diversity and challenges of child sponsorship. It features the latest progress in child sponsorship practice and necessary tensions experienced by some organisations as they seek to maximise impact.
By Matthew Clarke (editor) and Brad Watson (editor)

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9781137309594 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 19, 2014, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book reviews the remarkable growth, diversity and challenges of child sponsorship.

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Product Description: Did Jesus really beat death? That’s what Christians for hundreds of years have believed, that Jesus Christ returned to life after death and burial in a stone tomb. To the modern mind, “resurrection” is utterly implausible, but it was also doubtful to many first-century Greeks, Jews, and even some Christians...read more

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9780310517351 | Zondervan, February 25, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Did Jesus really beat death?

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Product Description: Finalist for the 2011 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction: "Watson's talent is singular, truly awesome; [his stories] are infused with an uncanny beauty."―A. M. Homes In this, his first collection of stories since his celebrated, award-winning Last Days of the Dog-Men, Brad Watson takes us even deeper into the riotous, appalling, and mournful oddity of human beings...read more

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9780393057119 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 22, 2010), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Finalist for the 2011 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction: "Watson's talent is singular, truly awesome; [his stories] are infused with an uncanny beauty.

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Product Description: Finus Bates has loved Birdie Wells since the day he saw her do a cartwheel in the woods in 1916. Later he won her at poker, lost her, then nearly won her again after the mysterious poisoning of her womanizing husband. Does Vish, the old medicine woman down in the ravine, hold the key to Birdie s elusive character? Or does Parnell, the town undertaker, whose unspeakable desires bring lust for life and death together? Or does the secret lie with some other colorful old-timer in Mercury, Mississippi, not such a small town anymore? A potent cocktail of Southern gothic and classical mythology, this is a novel only Brad Watson could have written...read more

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9781596880597 | Large print edition (Large Print Book Co, June 28, 2006), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Finus Bates has loved Birdie Wells since the day he saw her do a cartwheel in the woods in 1916.

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9781596880726 | Large print edition (Large Print Book Co, February 15, 2006), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Finus Bates has loved Birdie Wells since the day he saw her do a cartwheel in the woods in 1916.
9781841955605 | New edition (Canongate Books Ltd, March 3, 2005), cover price $13.35 | About this edition: Finus Bates - reporter, radio host and obituary writer - aims to have the last word on Mercury's inhabitants: from obsequious undertaker Parnell Grimes to Euple Scarbrough, local encyclopaedia of useless knowledge.

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Having won and lost the woman he has loved since seeing her do a naked cartwheel in 1916, Finus Bates wonders if the colorful characters from their hometown hold the secrets to her elusive character. Reprint. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780393047578 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 2002, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Having won and lost the woman he has loved since seeing her do a naked cartwheel in 1916, Finus Bates wonders if the colorful characters from their hometown hold the secrets to her elusive character.

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9780393324655 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Having won and lost the woman he has loved since seeing her do a naked cartwheel in 1916, Finus Bates wonders if the colorful characters from their hometown hold the secrets to her elusive character.

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A collection of short stories celebrates the link between dogs and people, exploring the canine component of the human personality while capturing the human qualities of loyalty and freedom exhibited by dogs. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9780393321203 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 2002), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories celebrates the link between dogs and people, exploring the canine component of the human personality while capturing the human qualities of loyalty and freedom exhibited by dogs.

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A collection of short stories celebrates the link between dogs and people, exploring the canine component of the human personality while capturing the human qualities of loyalty and freedom exhibited by dogs. Reprint. NYT.

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9780393039269 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1996, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A collection of stories about people and dogs--dogs as companions, as accomplices, and as victims of human ruthlessness--captures various aspects of the human personality in connection to the instinctual personalities of dogs.

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9780385318273 | Reprint edition (Delta, August 1, 1997), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories celebrates the link between dogs and people, exploring the canine component of the human personality while capturing the human qualities of loyalty and freedom exhibited by dogs.

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