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Bird: a novel
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Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, [2015].
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165 pages ; 22 cm
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FICTION Holland, N.
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This is a novel about the persistence of longing in which the twin lives of the title character blur and overlap. Bird puts her child on the bus for school and passes the day with her baby. Interwoven into the passage of the day are phone calls from a promiscuous, unmarried friend, and Birds recollection of the feral, reckless love she knew as a young woman. Its a day infused with fear and longing, an exploration of the ways the past shapes and dislodges the present.

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This is a novel about the persistence of longing in which the twin lives of the title character blur and overlap. Bird puts her child on the bus for school and passes the day with her baby. Interwoven into the passage of the day are phone calls from a promiscuous, unmarried friend, and Birds recollection of the feral, reckless love she knew as a young woman. Its a day infused with fear and longing, an exploration of the ways the past shapes and dislodges the present.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Holland, N. (2015). Bird: a novel. Berkeley, CA, Counterpoint Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Holland, Noy, 1960-. 2015. Bird: A Novel. Berkeley, CA, Counterpoint Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Holland, Noy, 1960-, Bird: A Novel. Berkeley, CA, Counterpoint Press, 2015.

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Holland, Noy. Bird: A Novel. Berkeley, CA, Counterpoint Press, 2015.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. 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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