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Covington Branch BAKER M (Text) 33126024451431 New Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250237200 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250237203
  • Physical Description: 354 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2020.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Fighting words -- Rites -- The transition -- Life sentence -- A bad day in Utopia -- Testimony of your majesty -- The sponsor -- One big happy family -- Appearance -- Lost souls -- The tour -- Why visit America -- To be read backward.
Summary, etc.:
"The citizens of Plainfield, Texas have had it with the broke-down United States. So they vote to secede, rename themselves America in memory of our former country, and happily set themselves up to receive tourists from their closest neighbor: America. Couldn't happen? Well, it might, and so it goes in the thirteen stories in Matthew Baker's brilliantly illuminating, incisive, and heartbreaking collection WHY VISIT AMERICA"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: United States > Civilization > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

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