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Mark/Skydiving - a book by Coady, Lynn


Mark/Skydiving( )
Author: Coady, Lynn
Publication Date:Aug 2012
Publisher:J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing
Imprint:Scirocco Drama
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
Book Description:

If you crossed Aristophanes with Eugene Ionesco, and then mixed in a bit of tag-team wrestling, you might end up with something like Lynn Coady's irreverent short play Mark. When a not-so-innocent question provokes an argument one Sunday afternoon, it doesn't take long before modern-day courtesy is tossed aside and the true pagan blood sport of competitive couplehood rears its ugly head. Points are hard-won and the penalties are swift and painful--with game play this punishing,...
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Detailed Subjects: Drama / Canadian
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.321 Pounds
Author Biography
Coady, Lynn (Author)
Lynn Coady was born in Cape Breton. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Carleton University and an MFA from the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver. She has edited an anthology of new writing from Canada's east coast called 'Victory Meat,' and a novel called 'Mean Boy' has been sold to Doubleday Canada. She writes for newspapers and magazines from time to time as well.

Her title, Strange Heaven has won the Dartmouth Book Award in 1999, the Atlantic Bookseller's Choice Award in 1999, the Air Canada/Canadian Author's Association Award for Most Promising Writer Under Thirty in 1998, and was shortlisted for the Governer-General's Award for Fiction in 1998. Her title, Play the Monster Blind, won the Canadian Author's Association's Jubilee Award for a short fiction collection in 2001, was shortlisted for the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour in 2000, was shortlisted again for the CNIB Award, and The Writer's Trust Award in 2001.


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