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The safety of objects

A. M. Homes

The safety of objects

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Published by Perennial/HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychological Fiction, American,
  • Fantasy fiction, American

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.M. Homes.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22728609M
    ISBN 100060564512
    OCLC/WorldCa52006294


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Homes is the author of the novels The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers, and Jack, as well as the short-story collection The Safety of Objects and the artist's book Appendix fiction has been translated into eight languages, and she is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a National endowment for the Arts fiction and nonfiction 2/5(1).

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Homes finds mystery in the "'burbs" without special effects or exotic underbellies. The Safety of Objects (Paperback) Stories. By A. Homes. Penguin Books,pp. Publication Date: Janu Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (5/1/) Paperback (3/1/) Paperback (11/1/).

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In the nearly three decades since her seminal debut collection The Safety of Objects, Homes has been celebrated by readers and critics alike as one of our boldest and most original writers, acclaimed for her psychological accuracy and "satire so close to the truth it's terrifying" (Ali Smith).

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Homes short-story collection features too many characters engaging in too many peculiar activities in too rapid a succession to work. At times, watching The Safety Of Objects feels like tuning in to the second season of a cable series that's too intriguing to turn off, and too deep into its own.

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