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The Fish and the Not Fish, by Peter Markus

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The Fish and the Not Fish, by Peter Markus

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The Fish and the Not Fish, by Peter Markus


Publication Date: July 15, 2014
Paperback: 150 pages
ISBN: 978-1938103810

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The world of the child is a world where things aren't what they always seem to be. In The Fish and the Not Fish, Peter Markus brings us back inside that not-so-simple space and its slippery way of seeing and saying, a place that is primal and mythic in its re-making.


About Peter Markus

Peter Markus is the author of the novel Bob, or Man on Boat as well as three books of short-short fiction, the most recent of which is The Singing Fish. In 2012 he was named a Kresge Arts in Detroit fellow in Literary Arts. He lives in Trenton, Michigan.