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Gone South and Other Ways to Disappear: Short Stories Julia Leggett

Gone South and Other Ways to Disappear: Short Stories

Julia Leggett

Published
ISBN : 9781896949390
Paperback
200 pages
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A collection of eight sharply imaginative short stories that focus on womens relationships with their bodies, their lovers, their female friends and their health. An overweight cubicle worker takes a diet pill and loses forty pounds in eight hours-MoreA collection of eight sharply imaginative short stories that focus on womens relationships with their bodies, their lovers, their female friends and their health. An overweight cubicle worker takes a diet pill and loses forty pounds in eight hours- newly thin, her relationships with other women begin to change. A bossy stay-at-home moms husband leaves her for a younger woman, and while shes trying to make sense of her suddenly altered life, she has an otherworldly experience. A young therapist struggles to face her terminal cancer diagnosis as her body slowly gives out. While on vacation in Italy, a successful copy editor who wants to escape from her life follows a stranger home. Dont miss this debut.