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Capital of Kansas City (Paperback) (Gary Gildner)

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Fiction. In Gary Gildner's fourth collection of stories, composition teacher Wanda Delight, in heels long and sharp enough to pierce a rattler, loses her heart to prime example Timmy Sheean; WWII vet Sergeant Major George Prolly flees Piney Woods Rest in his wheelchair, leaving behind Miss Flambeau the exotic dancer; Kansas City lawyer Mary Beth Urquhart makes her way among her long-ago college poetry professor, truck driver Marvin Gaye, and the cologned-up, slippery father of a White Sox pitching phenom. Elsewhere, the bishop's teenaged nephew and yard boy, "Samson" Tuohy, is smitten by Professor Singh's young cello-playing wife Isabel—plus there's Polish beauty Beata, old bronc rider Ray Wheeler, Aunt Gussie, the king and queen of the swans, and many more.
Number of Pages: 204.0
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary
Language: English
Book format: Paperback
Pricing Code - MMBV: M
Author: Gary Gildner
Publisher - MMBV: Bkmk Pr/Umkc
Street Date: April 30, 2016
TCIN: 51214685
UPC: 9781943491025
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-8545

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