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The Dead Fish Museum

The Dead Fish Museum( )
Author: D'Ambrosio, Charles
Publication Date:May 2010
Publisher:Text Publishing Company
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.99
Book Description:

How was I supposed to know that any mention of suicide to the phalanx of doctors making Friday rounds would warrant the loss of not only weekend-pass privileges but also the liberty to take a leak in private?In The Dead Fish Museum Charles D'Ambrosio delivers eight short stories full of characters who float through their lives and relationships, adrift and apprehensive, tested by failure and strengthened by adversity. D'Ambrosio's stories are set against a landscape that...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Fiction / Anthologies (Multiple Authors)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.4 x 23.4 x 1.9 cm
Book Weight:0.348 Kilograms
Author Biography
D'Ambrosio, Charles (Author)
Charles D'Ambrosio was born in 1960. After growing up in Seattle, D'Ambrosio graduated with a degree in English.

D'Ambrosio took on many odd jobs until he enrolled in the Iowa Writer's Workshop.

D'Ambrosio's short stories appeared in The New Yorker, Story, Best American Short Stories, and the Pushcart Anthology. He also published The Point, a collection of his short story works. D'Ambrosio's story, "Her Real Name" won the Aga Kahn Prize of the Paris Review. He has also received the Henfield\Transatlantic Award and a James Michener Fellowship.


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