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Torn Wings and Faux Pas

Karen Elizabeth Gordon

Torn Wings and Faux Pas

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / General,
  • Sale Books,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7682878M
    ISBN 100517284774
    ISBN 109780517284773

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    Yet every rule is explained with great clarity and precision. Which begs the question, should MC Hammer's legacy in hip-hop be reevaluated? Laurel finds herself inexplicably drawn to him, and he provides many of the answers she has been seeking. In the words of Gordon's preface, "Howling, exploding, crackling, flickering with new life-forms, and drunk on fresh blood some of mine is certainly missingthis deluxe edition reminds us on every page that words, too, have hoofs and wings to transport us far and deep. White wince".


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No writing involved -- click to choose answers or add punctuation. The Red Shoes is being called a novel, but it's a book that allows you to wonder in non-linear paths. To learn more about cookies, please see our cookie policy. More Beatrice Interviews.

The N. The Transitive Vampire focuses on sentence construction and the different parts of speech. Playful and practical, this is the style book you can't wait to use, a guide that addresses classic questions of English usage with wit and the blackest of humor.

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Jul 31,  · Author of The well-tempered sentence, Ravenous Muse, The disheveled dictionary, The new well-tempered sentence, The Transitive Vampire, The deluxe transitive vampire, The New Well-Tempered Sentence, Torn Wings and Faux Pas.KAREN ELIZABETH GORDON is the author pdf The Deluxe Transitive Vampire, Pdf New Well-Tempered Sentence, The Ravenous Muse, The Red Shoes and Other Tattered Tales, The Disheveled Dictionary, Paris Out of Hand, Torn Wings and Faux Pas, and Out of the Loud Hound of galisend.com divides her time between Berkeley, California, and France.Torn Wings and Faux Pas [Karen Elizabeth GORDON] on galisend.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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