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Scissors, paper, stone

a novel

by Marcus Boggs

  • 172 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Marcus Boggs.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.O438 S27
The Physical Object
Pagination251 p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4261798M
ISBN 100531098605
LC Control Number81007536

Book Description: Langford organizes the book around the conceit of the child's game scissors, paper, stone, using it to ground her discussion of the tensions between remembering and forgetting, the intersection of memory and imagination, and the relationship between memory and history.   Scissors, Paper, Stone reminds me to keep putting pressure on my own prejudices about what makes family, and it challenges me to keep rethinking desire. These are not easy tasks for a book to take on, but Davis’s novel rises to the occasion by pointing to the limitations of defining family by way of biology or ethnicity and by inviting the.

  Questions of identity are bound to arise when children of color are adopted by white parents. Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since SCISSORS, PAPER, STONE by. Philadelphia Center for the Book. All workshops take place at Free Library of Philadelphia Parkway Central, Vine Street. Building with the Map Fold with Claire Marcus Postponed to late Join our mailing list to be one of the first to know about new workshops, meetings, and exhibition opportunities.

Book a film for my cinema. Find out about international touring programmes. Explore film & TV. Stone Scissors Paper () Tweet. Tweet. Film details. Featuring. Juliet Type. Television. Category. Fiction. Alternative titles. Stones Scissors Paper Working; Synopsis. A friendship develops between two quiet people. Redfern, married to the. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Boggs, Marcus. Scissors, paper, stone. New York: F. Watts, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction.


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By Catherine is living a risk-free life on her own accord, Laura is dating her way through college, and Min is a massage therapist. Scissors, Paper, Stone by Elizabeth Day: review Melissa Katsoulis is unsettled by both complicity and redemption in Scissors, Paper, Stone, Elizabeth Day's bold debut.

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It's a striking debut novel from a talented writer' (Metro) 'A brave and thoughtful book 4/5(69).Scissors, Paper, Stone is her first novel. Book Description A frank and beautiful story of damage, survival and restoration from an exhilarating new literary voice4/5(69).