I Was Expecting Someone Taller by Sue NevillI Was Expecting Someone Taller by Sue Nevill

I Was Expecting Someone Taller

bySue Nevill

Paperback | January 16, 1991

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I Was Expecting Someone Taller is actually a collection of people: working people, old people, street people, famous people--from Josephine Baker to Baryshinikov, a woman "lunching out" with Jesus to a barfly. These poetic portraits are truthful, sometimes tinged with black humour, other times political. Sue Nevill's people break through the flat, artificial surfaces of typical portraits and give us colourful, three-dimensional views of their unexpected natures.

Sue Nevill has the usual eclectic writerly background: jobs in advertising, archeological mudpits, bars, berry fields and book shops; obsessions that range from baseball to opera. Her poetry and short fiction have been appearing in Canadian, British and U.S. magazines since 1987. Sue Nevill is the author of I Was Expecting Someone Tal...
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Title:I Was Expecting Someone TallerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.12 inPublished:January 16, 1991

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ISBN - 10:0888783116

ISBN - 13:9780888783110

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