Florida Gothic Stories

byVicki HendricksAfterword byMichael ConnellyForeword byMegan Abbott

July 16, 2014|
Florida Gothic Stories by Vicki Hendricks
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Gothic, in the sense of Southern Gothic, these eleven stories emphasize the "grotesque" and take place in various Florida environments. Some involve crime and violence, most involve sex; and animals are often central to the plot. "Stormy, Mon Amour" is about a woman who has given birth to a mermaid and seeks to reunite with her dolphin lover. "ReBecca" is the story of conjoined twins and their first sexual experience. "Boozanne, Lemme Be," from the viewpoint of a petty thief, focuses on his secret life in a couple's home when they are at work. "Must Bite!" is a grizzly tale of greed, murder, and ape behavior. Eight other stories contain similarly original plots and off-kilter characters. Megan Abbott provides the Introduction and Michael Connelly the Afterword.
Title:Florida Gothic StoriesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:228 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.48 inShipping dimensions:228 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.48 inPublished:July 16, 2014Publisher:Winona WoodsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0990536505

ISBN - 13:9780990536505

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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