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by Kevin Brophy

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ISBN:
0731801865
Author:
Kevin Brophy
Language:
English
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Australia, in association with New Endeavour Press (1991)
Pages:
225 pages
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Professor Kevin Brophy is a poet and novelist.

Professor Kevin Brophy is a poet and novelist. He has had twelve books published. He has been awarded Australia Council for the Arts grants in 1974, 1986 and 2005. He has been awarded Arts Victoria project grants in 1996 and 2003.

A River Runs Through It and Other Stories is a l collection of three stories by American author Norman Maclean (1902–1990) published in 1976. It was the first work of fiction published by the University of Chicago Press. The collection contains the novella "A River Runs Through It" and two short stories, "Logging and Pimping and 'Your pal, Jim'" and "USFS 1919: The Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky", which precede the events of the novella.

The Center of the World (novel). The Center of the World (original German title: Die Mitte der Welt) is a novel by Andreas Steinhöfel from 1998. It is a story about the problems of growing up, puberty, envy and jealousy, friendship and love. The novel was nominated for the Deutscher. It was published in the UK under the title Centre of My World.

The world is so vast, I shall start with the country I know best, my ow. He stabbed his stick in the center of the hole he’d dug. He grabbed my hand.

The world is so vast, I shall start with the country I know best, my own. But my country is so very large. I had better start with my town. By the time you’ve noticed that you’re passing through, County Road 10 swerves sharply to the left, past Y-Knot Liquors, and all semblance of town disappears, leaving you to wonder if there was a town after all. All you see are acres and acres of field. I pulled my hand away and walked a few feet behind him, kicking mud at the back of his legs. They were happy, I called up to him. Okay, they were happy, he called back.

The novel centers on a couple and their two children (all unnamed), who are taking a road trip from New York City to the . Snyder’s thoroughly reported book covers what the World Health Organization has called a global health problem of epidemic proportions.

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