Gargoyles

Gargoyles

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eBook - 2007
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In this remarkable collection, Bill Gaston crafts his fiction around the idea of the gargoyle - the concrete representation of extremes of human emotions. This marvelous, riotous, Rabelaisian world contains gargoyles that are physical manifestations of the disfigurements and contortions to which human beings subject themselves. Each of the collection's 12 stories has a strange and unique guardian spirit whose sometimes benevolent, sometimes malevolent presence informs the characters and their actions. A boy struggles with self-image and the need to fit in. A grieving parent tries to prevent ot
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : House of Anansi Press, 2007 (Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Gibson Library Connections, 2010)
ISBN: 9780887848582
0887848583
Characteristics: 1 online resource (251 p.)
Additional Contributors: OverDrive

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Aug 05, 2008

Just read the first story. Odd ending. Uncomfortable to read.

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