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The hypothetical girl
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New York : Other Press, [2013].
Physical Desc:
237 pages ; 21 cm
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Central
FICTION Cohen, E.
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Love meets technology with a dash of quirk in this collection of highly original short stories
 
An aspiring actress meets an Icelandic Yak farmer on a matchmaking Web site. An online forum for cancer support turns into a love triangle for an English professor, a Canadian fisherman, and an elementary school teacher living in Japan. A deer and a polar bear flirt via Skype. In The Hypothetical Girl a menagerie of characters graze and jockey, play and hook up in the online dating world with mixed and sometimes dark results. Flirting and communicating in chat rooms, through texts, e-mails, and IMs, they grope their way through a virtual maze of potential mates, falling in and out of what they think and hope may be true love.
 
With levity and high style, Cohen takes her readers into a world where screen and keyboard meet the heart, with consequences that range from wonderful to weird. The Hypothetical Girl captures all the mystery, misery, and magic of the eternal search for human connection.
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English
ISBN:
9781590515822, 159051582X
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cohen, E. (2013). The hypothetical girl. New York: Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cohen, Elizabeth. 2013. The Hypothetical Girl. New York: Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cohen, Elizabeth, The Hypothetical Girl. New York: Other Press, 2013.

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Cohen, Elizabeth. The Hypothetical Girl. New York: Other Press, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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