A slipping-down life
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New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.
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1st Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed.
Physical Desc:
186 pages ; 21 cm.
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"Without Anne Tyler, American fiction would be an immeasurably bleaker place." NEWSDAY Evie Decker is a shy, slightly plump teenager, lonely and silent. But her quiet life is shattered when she hears the voice of Drumstrings Casey on the radio and becomes instantly attracted to him. She manages to meet him, bursting out of her lonely shell--and into the attentive gaze of the intangible man who becomes all too real....
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Evie Decker is a shy, slightly plump teenager with a distant father and hours and hours of silence to fill. Then one night she hears local rock singer Drumstrings Casey on the radio and is instantly enchanted by his cool, emotionless voice. Evie learsn that Drumstrings frequently plays at a dingy roadhouse called the Unicorn. So she goes there and, with an uncharacteristically bold gesture, bursts out of her lonely shell -- and into the attentive gaze of an intangible man who becomes all too real ...
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Tyler, A. (2004). A slipping-down life. 1st Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne. 2004. A Slipping-down Life. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne, A Slipping-down Life. New York: Ballantine Books, 2004.

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Tyler, Anne. A Slipping-down Life. 1st Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed. New York: Ballantine Books, 2004. Print.

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