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The Long Night of White Chickens

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Grove Press
Modern fiction, Fiction - General, Fiction, General, Fiction / Lit
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7874740M
ISBN 100802135471
ISBN 139780802135476

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 Goldman, a contributing editor of Harper's, here tells the story of a half-Guatemalan, half-Boston-Jewish young man, Roger Graetz, and his lifelong fascination with and love for the Guatemalan orphan Flor, who lived in his house while she attended high school, later going to Wellesley, then back to Guatemala to run an orphanage.

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Career. Francisco Goldman has published four novels and one book of non-fiction. His most recent novel is Say Her Name, published in April His first novel, The Long Night of White Chickens (), won the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction. His subsequent novels have been finalists for several prizes, Alma mater: University of Michigan.

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