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    • ISBN:9780857386724
    • Publication date:25 Aug 2011

Lord of Misrule

By Jaimy Gordon

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Jaimy Gordon was born in Baltimore. She teaches at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo and in the Prague Summer Program for Writers, and received an Academy-Institute Award for her fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Lord of Misrule is her fourth novel, and was awarded the National Book Award for Fiction 2010.

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  • ISBN: 9780857386717
  • Publication date: 07 Jun 2012
  • Page count: 296
  • Imprint: riverrun
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