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Duck Thief & Other Stories (Paperback) (David P. Langlinais)

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David Langlinais weaves textured, evocative tales of family and outdoorsmanship, of the human struggle to find identity in an ever-changing landscape. Duck Thief and Other Stories--set mostly in Louisiana's southern parishes--is reminiscent of Ellen Gilchrist, with stories rich in the native culture and French patois. Langlinais's voice is clear, straight-forward and seemingly effortless. Pride, race, death, mental illness, infidelity--no subject is off-limits. Cajun narratives, as well as those taking place in big-city Texas, shine a light on characters trying to find their way through the world, to make sense of situations that make no sense at all.
Number of Pages: 175
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Louisiana at Lafayette
Author: David P. Langlinais
Language: English
Street Date: November 3, 2015
TCIN: 50630290
UPC: 9781935754640
Item Number (DPCI): 248-09-4435
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