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The Secret Goldfish

(2004)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Readers familiar with David Means' electrifying work in the Los Angeles Times Book Prize -- winning Assorted Fire Events will recognize his extraordinary vision in The Secret Goldfish. A trio of erotically charged kids goes on a crime spree in Michigan; a goldfish bears witness to the demise of a Connecticut marriage; and an extremely unlucky man is stalked by lightning. This dazzling new collection reveals Means' rare talent for the short story and establishes his place among the American masters.

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"Propulsive, riveting, wonderfully atmospheric." - Jeffrey Eugenides


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Used availability for David Means's The Secret Goldfish

Hardback Editions

May 2008 : USA Library Binding

Title: The Secret Goldfish: Stories
Author(s): David Means
ISBN: 1-4352-9361-4 / 978-1-4352-9361-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2008-05-29
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February 2005 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Secret Goldfish
Author(s): David Means
ISBN: 0-00-716487-4 / 978-0-00-716487-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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September 2004 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Secret Goldfish
Author(s): David Means
ISBN: 0-00-716489-0 / 978-0-00-716489-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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Paperback Editions

April 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: THE SECRET GOLDFISH
Author(s): Means
ISBN: 0-00-716488-2 / 978-0-00-716488-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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August 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Secret Goldfish
Author(s): David Means
ISBN: 0-00-716490-4 / 978-0-00-716490-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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Kindle Editions

July 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Secret Goldfish
Author(s): David Means
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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