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A good man is hard to find and other stories: and other stories

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This now classic book revealed Flannery O'Connor as one of the most original and provocative writers to emerge from the South. Her apocalyptic vision of life is expressed through grotesque, often comic situations in which the principal character faces a problem of salvation: the grandmother, in the title story, confronting the murderous Misfit; a neglected four-year-old boy looking for the Kingdom of Christ in the fast-flowing waters of the river; General Sash, about to meet the final enemy. Stories included are "A Good Man Is Hard to Find", "The River", "The Life You Save May Be Your Own", "A Stroke of Good Fortune", "A Temple of the Holy Ghost", "The Artificial Nigger", "A Circle in the Fire", "A Late Encounter with the Enemy", "Good Country People" and "The Displaced Person".
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9781481570428
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Full title good man is hard to find and other
Author oconnor flannery
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-08 04:18:09AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 04:11:06AM

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display_description This now classic book revealed Flannery O'Connor as one of the most original and provocative writers to emerge from the South. Her apocalyptic vision of life is expressed through grotesque, often comic situations in which the principal character faces a problem of salvation: the grandmother, in the title story, confronting the murderous Misfit; a neglected four-year-old boy looking for the Kingdom of Christ in the fast-flowing waters of the river; General Sash, about to meet the final enemy. Stories included are "A Good Man Is Hard to Find", "The River", "The Life You Save May Be Your Own", "A Stroke of Good Fortune", "A Temple of the Holy Ghost", "The Artificial Nigger", "A Circle in the Fire", "A Late Encounter with the Enemy", "Good Country People" and "The Displaced Person".
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publishDate 1983, 2010
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subject_facet Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction
title_display A good man is hard to find and other stories
title_full A good man is hard to find : and other stories [electronic resource] / Flannery O'Connor, A good man is hard to find and other stories / Flannery O'Connor
title_short A good man is hard to find and other stories
title_sub and other stories
topic_facet Social life and customs