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The Dud Avocado (New York Review Books Classics)

by Elaine Dundy

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by NYRB Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Contemporary Fiction - Individual Authors,
  • Fiction,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Americans,
  • France

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTerry Teachout (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8845334M
    ISBN 101590172329
    ISBN 109781590172322

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It is, as the Guardian observes, ‘one of the best novels about growing up fast’. Sally Jay Gorce is a woman with a mission.