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The Brief History of the Dead

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Written by Kevin BrockmeierAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Kevin Brockmeier

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: January 9, 2007
  • Price: $15.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-9595-7 (1-4000-9595-6)
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kevin Brockmeier is the author of the novels The Brief History of the Dead and The Truth About Celia, the story collection Things That Fall from the Sky, and the children's novels City of Names and Grooves: A Kind of Mystery. He has published stories in The New Yorker, The Georgia Review, McSweeney's, The Oxford American, The Best American Short Stories, The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, and The O. Henry Prize Stories anthology. He has received the Chicago Tribune’s Nelson Algren Award, an Italo Calvino Short Fiction Award, a James Michener-Paul Engle Fellowship, three O. Henry Awards (one, a first prize), and an NEA grant. He lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.