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  • Series: Iowa Short Fiction Award
  • Paperback: 164 pages
  • Publisher: University Of Iowa Press; 1 edition (October 1, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1609381149
  • ISBN-13: 978-1609381141
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 9.2 inches
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