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By either robert coover or another author from the norton anthology in that particular class who chose coover's “the babysitter” over the other but, it was the unusual narrative approach of coover that really intrigued me it is a summary of the chapters that deal with borges, lange, and girondo. The hardcover of the going for a beer: selected short fictions by robert coover at barnes & noble free shipping on $250 or more. A life in writing: hari kunzru talks to robert coover the collection contains his most anthologised story, the babysitter, which is told in a.
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