Creepy and other stories

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Catherine Hawkins (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Holly Jones

Abstract: The three stories in this manuscript "Creepy," "Elegantly," and "Bad Romance" interrogate the complexities, joys, and struggles of female friendship. In "Creepy," the first person narrator, Annie, develops a friendship with her neighbor, Ms. Jacobs, while she cleans out Ms. Jacobs's cat's litter box during Ms. Jacobs' pregnancy. The story tracks Annie's relationship to her sexuality and her relationship to her mother. "Elegantly" follows Julia's desire to adopt a Chinese daughter, and "Bad Romance" is a sister story, following Melanie's relationship to Annesley, her younger sister who finds fame on Youtube.

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Language: English
Date: 2014
Short stories, Fiction
Short stories, American
Female friendship $x Fiction

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