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Who will run the frog hospital?

Lorrie Moore

Who will run the frog hospital?

by Lorrie Moore

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Published by Chivers in Bath .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLorrie Moore.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18056563M
ISBN 100745130550
OCLC/WorldCa60293088

  The first paragraph of Laurie Moore’s Who Will Run the Frog Hospital opens a novel telling of wild youth, unseized potential, and adult disappointment. Known for her short story collections, Moore’s second full length novel brings together elements of short fiction as the narrative tracks protagonist, Berie, through recollections of her. "Touches and dazzles and entertains. An enchanting novel." —The New York Times In this moving, poignant novel by the bestselling author of Birds of America we share a grown woman's bittersweet nostalgia for the wildness of her youth. The summer Berie was fifteen, she and her best friend Sils had jobs at Storyland in upstate New York where Berie sold tickets to see the beautiful Sils portray.

  Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? Lorrie Moore. Last 4 in stock. £ GBP. ISBN Published 02/09/ Paperback Price £ Paperback. About the Book. This novel follows the lives of two year-olds intent on escaping childhood. As the strength of their friendship is tested Pages:   Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? By Lorrie Moore pages. Alfred A. Knopf. $ From the very start, Lorrie Moore's generous gifts as a writer have been clear: a wry, distinctive voice, a gift.

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Who will run the frog hospital? by Lorrie Moore Download PDF EPUB FB2

2 ½ stars Who Will Run the Frog Hospital is the first book I have read by Lorrie Moore. Apparently it has been eight years since she last published a novel. My sense here is that she simply tried too hard, or perhaps she was shooting for something that she couldnt quite pull off, because the story two stories, really didnt connect in the way I suspected she wanted them to/5.

The frog hospital was a sad attempt to heal creatures wilfully hurt by boys; and the males in the book are generally ineffectual, damaging or absent. At best perhaps, irrelevant.

The book is very funny, but at the same time it's sharp. In fact it cuts like a by: 5. The frog hospital was a sad attempt to heal creatures wilfully hurt by boys; and the males in the book are generally ineffectual, damaging or absent. At best perhaps, irrelevant. The book is very funny, but at the same time it's sharp.

In fact it cuts like a knife/5(86). The thirtyish heroine of Ms. Moore's first novel, "Anagrams," has several floundering careers: aerobics instructor, teacher at a community college, small-town nightclub singer.

And the smart, pensive heroine of "Who Will Run the Frog Hospital?" is now creeping up on In WHO WILL RUN THE FROG HOSPITAL?, Lorrie Moore combines a verbally playful, punning narrator, Berie Carr, with a bittersweet story of loss and gentle despair.

Who Will Run the Frog Hospital. Lorrie Moore, Author Alfred A. Knopf $20 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. The Leaping Mind: Lorrie Moore Buy this book A. About Who Will Run the Frog Hospital. “Touches and dazzles and entertains.

An enchanting novel.” —The New York Times In this moving, poignant novel by the bestselling author of Birds of America we share a grown woman’s bittersweet nostalgia for the wildness of her youth. The summer Berie was fifteen, she and her best friend Sils had jobs at Storyland in upstate New York where Berie.

Moore's (Like Life,etc.) account of a disillusioned American in Paris recounting a childhood friendship feels like rereading a diary entry about that first middle-school dance- -dreamy, tender, embarrassing, and endlessly enticing. (A shorter version of this book appeared previously in the New Yorker.) Berie Carr, a successful photography curator, has reached the point in life where.

"Touches and dazzles and entertains. An enchanting novel." --The New York TimesIn this moving, poignant novel by the bestselling author of Birds of America we share a grown woman’s bittersweet nostalgia for the wildness of her youth.

The summer Berie was fifteen, she and her best friend Sils had jobs at Storyland in upstate New York where Berie sold tickets to see the beautiful Sils portray /5(16). Who Will Run the Frog Hospital. Book Summary and Study Guide.

Lorrie Moore Booklist Lorrie Moore Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Who Will Run the Frog Hospital. Lorrie Moore's novel is a coming of age comedy of errors, about two best friends, Berie and Sils, and their fateful summer of lost innocence in It is packed with. Buy Who Will Run the Frog Hospital.

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is pages long. Every time I read it—I’ve lost track of how many—it feels like discovering a new book, and over and over again I’m stunned by how vividly, and in how few pages, it captures the potency of girlhood and the way those years can reverberate through an entire life.

Get this from a library. Who will run the frog hospital?. [Lorrie Moore] -- Set against the distant voices of a country in upheaval, this novel shows two year-olds intent on escaping childhood.

The strength of their friendship is tested repeatedly as they take their. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New York DonorPages:   "Touches and dazzles and entertains.

An enchanting novel." --The New York TimesIn this moving, poignant novel by the bestselling author of Birds of America we share a grown woman’s bittersweet nostalgia for the wildness of her youth. The summer Berie was fifteen, she and her best friend Sils had jobs at Storyland in upstate New York where Berie sold tickets to see the beautiful Sils portray.

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Who Will Run the Frog Hospital. I couldn't stop laughing as I read the first several chapters. Although I hadn't personally experienced the escapades in the book, it reminded me of the many stories my daughter-in-law told me she and her best friend did as youngsters.5/5(1).

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Lorrie Moore (born Marie Lorena Moore; Janu ) is an American fiction writer known mainly for her humorous and poignant short stories. Short stories. Children's books. 3 Academic career. Short stories. Children's books. Non-fiction. 7 External links. Marie Lorena Moore was born in Glens Falls, New York, and Nationality: American.[Moore] creates a gorgeous, terrifying picture." --Washington Post Book World "This is more than a girls' coming-of-age story Ms.

Moore was always able to make readers laugh out loud. This is the first of her works that can bring them to tears as well." --The New York Times Book Review. Lorrie Moore: “I was at a moment where the novel was wide open. I saw this painting so I put it in.” Lorrie Moore explains the intriguing title of her novel Who Will Run the Frog Hospital.