Without a hero: stories
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New York : Viking, 1994.
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238 pages ; 24 cm.
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T.C. Boyle was first feted as a master of the short story for his critically acclaimed Greasy Lake . With these stories applauded by People magazine as "wickedly comical," he displays once again a virtuosity and versatility rare in literary America today. Without a Hero zooms in on American phenomena such as a center for the treatment of acquisitive disorders; a couple in search of the last toads on earth; and a real estate wonder boy on a dude safari near convenient Bakerfield, California.

Sharp, guileful, and malevolently funny, Boyle's stories are "more than funny, better than wicked," says The Philadelphia Inquirer . "They make you cringe with their clarity."

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APA Citation (style guide)

Boyle, T. C. (1994). Without a hero: stories. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Boyle, T. Coraghessan. 1994. Without a Hero: Stories. New York: Viking.

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan, Without a Hero: Stories. New York: Viking, 1994.

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan. Without a Hero: Stories. New York: Viking, 1994. Print.

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