Wild child : stories /

With trademark imagination, T.C. Boyle presents a collection of fourteen short stories. In the volume's title story, Victor, a feral boy in Napoleonic France, is captured and is introduced to civilization for the first time. However it is the child't captors that end up learning the most a...

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Main Author: Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2010.
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246 0 |i Title on cover :  |a Wild child-- and other stories-- 
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300 |a 304 p. ;  |c 24 cm. 
505 0 |a Balto -- La conchita -- Question 62 -- Sin dolor -- Bulletproof -- Hands on -- The lie -- The unlucky mother of Aquiles Maldonado -- Admiral -- Ash Monday -- Thirteen hundred rats -- Anacapa -- Three quarters of the way to hell -- Wild child. 
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