Curiosity Killed the Sphinx and Other Stories by Katherine Holmes PDF

By Katherine Holmes

Winner of Prize Americana, interest Killed the Sphinx and different tales is a suite of brief fiction exploring the complexities of existence. Laying the profound beside the mundane, writer Katherine L. Holmes creates wealthy and complex characters who look for id, that means, and goal inside of a global usually risky and occasionally even merciless. Her readers relate to such struggles and locate convenience as they face related demanding situations in their personal. A fiction author and local of Minnesota, Holmes holds an M.A. in Writing from the college of Minnesota. She has received The Loft's kid's Literature Prize in addition to Prize Americana.

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