Snowman, Snowman

Snowman, Snowman : Fables and Fantasies

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Recipient of the prestigious Commonwealth Writers Prize in 1989, Janet Frame has long been admired for her startlingly original prose and formidable imagination. A native of New Zealand, she is the author of eleven novels, four collections of stories, a volume of poetry, a children's book, and her heartfelt and courageous autobiography -- all published by George Braziller. This fall, we celebrate our thirty-ninth year of publishing Frame's extraordinary writing.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 426g
  • Whitefish MT, United States
  • English
  • 1258283247
  • 9781258283247
  • 2,380,483

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The fables and fantasies in Snowman Snowman, 'written in a torrential poetic prose' (The New York Times), read like dreams, nightmares, and fairy tales, and are often imbued with a sense of moral consciousness. There is tale of two sheep engaged in conversation en route to the slaughterhouse. In 'Solutions, ' a man cuts off his body to free his mind.
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