The gulf : a novel
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Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2019].
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9781555978341, 1555978347
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Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - Adult
FICTION BOGGS, B.

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307 pages ; 21 cm
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Marianne is in a slump: barely able to support herself by teaching, not making progress on her poetry, about to lose her Brooklyn apartment. When her novelist ex-fiancé, Eric, and his venture capitalist brother, Mark, offer her a job directing a low-residency school for Christian writers at a motel they've inherited on Florida's Gulf Coast, she can't come up with a reason to say no. The Genesis Inspirational Writing Ranch is born, and liberal, atheist Marianne is soon knee-deep in applications from writers whose political and religious beliefs she has always opposed but whose money she's glad to take. Janine is a schoolteacher whose heartfelt poems explore the final days of Terri Schiavo's life. Davonte is a former R&B superstar who hopes to reboot his career with a bestselling tale of excess and redemption. Lorraine and Tom, eccentric writers in need of paying jobs, join the Ranch as instructors.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Boggs, B. (2019). The gulf: a novel . Graywolf Press.

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Boggs, Belle. 2019. The Gulf: A Novel. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Graywolf Press.

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Boggs, Belle. The Gulf: A Novel Minneapolis, Minnesota: Graywolf Press, 2019.

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Boggs, Belle. The Gulf: A Novel Graywolf Press, 2019.

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