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Pecker"s revenge and other stories from the frontier"s edge

by Lori Van Pelt

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Western stories.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLori Van Pelt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3622.A5857 P43 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3399562M
    ISBN 100826334938
    LC Control Number2005013477
    OCLC/WorldCa60348761

    Received for the title story in my book PECKER'S REVENGE AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE FRONTIER'S EDGE, Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. WWA Spur Award Finalist, Best Western Short NonfictionTitle: Receptionist/Secretary/Legal .   **I am an Amazon & Book Depository affiliate, so I earn a small commission if you shop via the links below** BOOKS MENTIONED: The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexander Dumas.

    Also features revenge stories within the revenge story. Man on Fire by A.J. Quinell. An excellent thriller. The Water of the Hills (L'eau des Collines) by Marcel Pagnol. The movies Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources were based on these books. A daughter seeks revenge forher father ten . The lighter side of revenge. Most often, revenge stories involve horrific crimes and violent reprisals, but the patterns of revenge can also be used to write comedy or other types of lighter fare. The same basic tenets apply, but violence doesn’t usually rear its ugly head.

    Lori Van Pelt’s short western fiction won a Spur Award in from the Western Writers of America for the title story in her collection, Pecker’s Revenge and Other Stories from the Frontier’s Edge (University of New Mexico Press). Find great deals on eBay for lori early. Shop with confidence.


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