//Mislaid by Nell Zink

Mislaid by Nell Zink

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“A real rollercoaster of a book! There’s poetry, life choices, race issues, weird families, and in the middle of it all – hilariously witty characters to propel you through the book. Nell Zink is my new discovery and I highly recommend her.” Marta

Virginia, 1966. The motionless deeps of the lake outside Stillwater College are being ruffled. Lee, a blue-blooded poet and professor, is determinedly fondling Peggy, an ingenue freshman with literary pretensions, in his canoe. So begins a long affair but the two are mismatched from the start. The story that follows rocks the boat in every sense. Nell Zink’s hugely entertaining, totally unique Mislaid explodes the nuclear family and topples every foundation of identity – black and white, gay and straight, “normal” and very very strange…

ISBN 9780008100575

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“A real rollercoaster of a book! There’s poetry, life choices, race issues, weird families, and in the middle of it all – hilariously witty characters to propel you through the book. Nell Zink is my new discovery and I highly recommend her.” Marta

Virginia, 1966. The motionless deeps of the lake outside Stillwater College are being ruffled. Lee, a blue-blooded poet and professor, is determinedly fondling Peggy, an ingenue freshman with literary pretensions, in his canoe. So begins a long affair but the two are mismatched from the start. The story that follows rocks the boat in every sense. Nell Zink’s hugely entertaining, totally unique Mislaid explodes the nuclear family and topples every foundation of identity – black and white, gay and straight, “normal” and very very strange…

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