Things Go Flying

Things Go Flying

eBook - 2012
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Shari Lapeą takes the wit of David Sedaris and the outrageousness of Douglas Coupland to create a dark, hilarious and wildly inventive contemporary comedy about how the past can come back to haunt you. Literally.In Things Go Flying, Harold Walker is desperately average and listless at mid-life, stemming in part from the abrupt death of his one-time best friend, Tom. Harold's wife Audrey, an increasingly frustrated housewife and mother to their two teenage sons, is a control freak silently harbouring an explosive secret. Things go flying in the Walker household when Harold's long-deceased mother comes back to haunt them. He finds he has her gift for opening the door to the past-and if there was ever a gift he wanted to return, it's this one! Audrey is similarly terrified-how is she to safeguard her secret now? If she can't control this world, how is she to control the next one? And how will she protect her good china? Harold, who has made a practice of avoiding things...
Publisher: 2012
ISBN: 9781897142684
9781897142677
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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mckeett
Jan 03, 2017

Ok, but not as good as her book "The Couple Next Door".

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Pisinga
Mar 11, 2013

Funny. Would be more familiar for those who lives in Toronto because of names of streets and places.

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Pisinga
Jun 02, 2013

“He was at that age when there is more behind than lies ahead.”

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