A deceptively simple story, by the author of "Pig Tales", about a deserted wife whose loneliness and fright become tangible. When her husband goes to buy bread but never returns, the narrator's life falls apart. She enters a distorted world, mesmerized by visions and besieged by childhood terrors.
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Used availability for Marie Darrieussecq's My Phantom Husband
May 1999 : USA Hardback
July 2000 : UK Paperback
October 1999 : UK Paperback