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Accidents of Composition
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Accidents of Composition

Merlinda Bobis

The eyes catch a black bird close to an eerie sun. Instantly, a poem: an accident of composition. Or a tree, rock, light from a story heard, dreamt, read or remembered returns as if it were the only tree, rock, light in the...

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Fish-Hair Woman
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Fish-Hair Woman

Merlinda Bobis

It's 1987. The Philippine government fights a total war against insurgency. The village of Iraya is militarised. The days are violent and the nights heavy with fireflies in the river where the dead are dumped. And with her...

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Locust Girl: A Lovesong
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Locust Girl: A Lovesong

Merlinda Bobis

Most everything has dried up: water, the womb, even the love among lovers. Hunger is rife, except across the border. One night, a village is bombed after its men attempt to cross the border. Nine-year old Amedea is buried...

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White Turtle
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White Turtle

Merlinda Bobis

An anomalous kiss. A white turtle ferrying the dreams of the dead. A working siesta in a five-star hotel. A womanAzAzAzs twelve-metre hair trawling corpses from a river. Or a queue of longings in Darling

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Banana Heart Summer
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Banana Heart Summer

Merlinda Bobis

In her award-winning debut novel, Bobis creates a dazzling feast for all the senses. Richly imagined, Banana Heart Summer is an incandescent tale of food, family, and longing--at once a love letter to mothers and daughters and a...

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Summer Was a Fast Train without Terminals
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Summer Was a Fast Train without Terminals

Merlinda Bobis

To love in language, to sing a landscape, to dance through a rice grain in peace and in war.

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The Solemn Lantern Maker
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The Solemn Lantern Maker

Merlinda Bobis

From the award-winning author of Banana Heart Summer comes a wondrous tale of hope, secrets, and family devotion in a season of miracles.

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