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The way that water enters stone : stories

The highly acclaimed author of Louisiana Power and Light now presents a beautifully crafted collection of tales which are told with insight, humor, and tenderness--stories "full of whimsy and wisdom" ... a collection that "takes you by the lapels and demands that you listen while it works its magic" (James W. Hall)
Print Book, English, ©1991
Norton, New York, ©1991
short stories
211 pages ; 22 cm
9780393029246, 0393029247
The Freezer Jesus
A Long Line of Dreamers
The Way That Water Enters Stone
Must I Be Carried to the Sky on Flowered Beds of Ease?
To Save a Life
What Follows in the Wake of Love
Hard Time the First Time
People That Dream, Whales That Dance
My Love, My Dove, My Undefiled
The Slow Death of the B Movie
The Fontana Gene