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Welcome to Higby: A Novel
Welcome to Higby A Novel
Author: Mark Dunn
Following the national success of Ella Minnow Pea, this second novel from Mark Dunn brings the same charm and love of good language to a small town in the South. A Robert Altmanesque comedy, Welcome to Higby follows the hilarious goings-on in a small town in northern Mississippi over Labor Day weekend. From mousy Carmen Valentine, ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780413773173
ISBN-10: 0413773175
Publication Date: 3/10/2005
Pages: 352
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Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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I got to chapter 15 and this book just couldn't hold my attention.
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By the author of Ella Minnow Pea, this novel is imaginative and humorous as well...his characterization is superb. Great read.
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Good story--slow at first, fast at end.
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Great characters you will fall in love with.
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I had first encountered Mark Dunn's writing in Ella Minnow Pea, so I was surprised and disappointed by this book. Apparently Pea is the exception, many of his other books are low humor, sexual jokes, sit-com level writing. That's the case with this. Tiring, unamusing, not a stand out piece of writing.
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