Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Powers, Zach, 1980- author.

Title Gravity changes : stories / by Zach Powers.

Publication Info. Rochester, NY : BOA Editions, Ltd., 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Science Fiction    SF POWERS,Z    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction, Science Fiction    SF POWERS,Z    Available
Edition First Edition.
Description 176 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series American reader series ; 27
American reader series ; 27.
Summary "Gravity Changes is a collection of fantastical, off-beat stories that view the quotidian world through the lens of the absurd. Set in a surreal, fictional world that is populated by strange, fascinating characters -- children who defy gravity, a man who marries a light bulb, the Devil and his ex-wife -- these stories take wide steps outside of reality, finding new ways to illuminate truth. Zach Powers lives and writes in Savannah, Georgia. The co-founder of the literary arts nonprofit Seersucker Live, his promotional writing for television has won an Emmy Award, and he is currently a columnist for Savannah Morning News"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Gravity changes -- A tinkle is the sound of two things meeting but failing to merge -- Joan plays power ballads with slightly revised lyrics -- Children in Alaska -- The eating habits of famous actors -- Single -- Cockpuncher -- The tunnels they dig -- When as children we acted memorably -- Use your spoon -- This next song -- One has hugs the other punches -- The loneliness of large bathrooms -- Little gray moon -- Extispicy -- Unlearn to seek -- Undertaken -- Sleeping bears -- My 9/11 story.
Subject Imaginary places -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Short stories.
Added Title Short stories. Selections
ISBN 9781942683377 (paperback)
1942683375 (paperback)

Available items only