Carolina Moon by Jill McCorkle

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In the course of this wide-ranging, richly detailed novel, every kind of human problem finds its way to the doorstep of Quee Purdy, a tireless entrepreneur for whom love and sex are the "hot commodities" in which she deals. McCorkle's extraordinary storytelling skills allow her to juggle at least six parallel stories in a novel about playing God. And she does it divinely.

About Jill McCorkle

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Jill McCorkle is the author of nine previous books—four story collections and five novels—five of which have been selected as New York Times Notable Books. The recipient of the New England Book Award, the John Dos Passos Prize for Excellence in Literature, and the North Carolina Prize for Literature, she teaches writing at North Carolina State University and lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina. Visit her online at 
Published April 21, 2012 by Algonquin Books. 288 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The latest submission from Jill McCorkle, the prolific member of the Anne Tyler-small- town-epiphany school of novelists, resembles nothing so much as a literary version of the children's hand game ''Here is the church, here is the steeple;

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