What it means when a man falls from the sky: Stories

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"A dazzlingly accomplished debut collection explores the ties that bind parents and children, husbands and wives, lovers and friends to one another and to the places they call home. In "Who Will Greet You at Home," a National Magazine Award finalist for The New Yorker, A woman desperate for a child weaves one out of hair, with unsettling results. In "Wild," a disastrous night out shifts a teenager and her Nigerian cousin onto uneasy common ground. In "The Future Looks Good," three generations of women are haunted by the ghosts of war, while in "Light," a father struggles to protect and empower the daughter he loves. And in the title story, in a world ravaged by flood and riven by class, experts have discovered how to "fix the equation of a person" - with rippling, unforeseen repercussions. Evocative, playful, subversive, and incredibly human, What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky heralds the arrival of a prodigious talent with a remarkable career ahead of her"--
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seriesPike Logan thrillers
series_with_volumePike Logan thrillers|
subject_facetDomestic fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Short stories
title_displayWhat it means when a man falls from the sky
title_fullWhat It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky Stories
What it means when a man falls from the sky / Lesley Nneka Arimah
title_shortWhat it means when a man falls from the sky
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Fiction
Interpersonal relations
Literature
Short Stories