7 edition of The cockroaches of Stay More found in the catalog.
The cockroaches of Stay More
|Statement||by Donald Harington.|
|LC Classifications||PS3558.A6242 C6 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||337 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||337|
|LC Control Number||88018054|
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The cockroaches of Stay More are the main characters, taking on the names of the humans. Set later on in the timeline of Stay More, Latha's granddaughter, Sharon, is present. Religion, social and economic status, family, and my favorite line involved a jab at racism ('she'll see him because he's white!').
All performed by cockroaches!/5. out of 5 stars The Cockroaches of Stay More. Reviewed in the United States on January 9, Verified Purchase.
Donald Harington's writings about Stay More are always fun and this is no exception. Puckish good humor. I first read The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks and that was what caused me to get The Cockroaches/5(22).
The Cockroaches of Stay More on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(18). The Cockroaches of Stay More Donald Harington, Author Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book With this wonderfully. "Harington turns to the insect world of his Ozark town of Stay More.
The cockroach community perambulate on gitalongs and apprehend their environment through sniffwhips. Maidens dance to the scents and sounds of the bewitching Purple Symphony of early evening.
The faithful attend prayer meetings - the exalted Lord is Man, of the Holy House, (so called because when He's drunk He shoots /5(2). Harington turns to the insect world of his Ozark town of Stay More. The cockroach community perambulate on gitalongs and apprehend their environment through sniffwhips.
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The Cockroaches of Stay More Donald Harington, Author, Marty Asher, Editor Vintage Books USA $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book Discover what to. Get this from a library. The cockroaches of Stay More: a novel. [Donald Harington] -- Squire Sam Ingledew--fighter, philosopher, and leader to his fellow cockroaches--presides bashfully over his band in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas.
Editions for Cockroaches of Stay More: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ). The Cockroaches of Stay More out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews. woctune on LibraryThing: More than 1 year ago: Breathtakingly irreverent and laugh out loud funny in that wonderful tall tale sort of way.
Particularly of interest to people with a bone to pick with Christianity, but not mean spirited. Publish your book with B&N. Learn /5(2). The Cockroaches have their own religion (including an evangelical preacher, Rev. Chid Tichborne), mythology (death=westwardness), genealogy, and social pecking order.
In Stay More, abandoned by Man, there is a single Man (Lord, or Larry) and Woman (Sharon, who tends the Clock).Author: Donald Harington. Cockroaches are commonly found in buildings and homes because they prefer warm environments close to food and water.
Unfortunately, cockroaches can cause allergies and trigger asthma attacks, especially in children. They can also spread nearly 33 different kinds of bacteria.
Find more facts about and information on cockroach pest control at the. Donald Harington's satirical novel The Cockroaches of Stay More (Harcourt, ) imagines a community of "roosterroaches" in a mythical Ozark town where the insects are named after their human counterparts.
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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. And then you’ll find that your so-called friends are suddenly over the hills and far away. So try to stay on your feet, Hole. For everyone’s sake. Publish your book with B&N. Learn : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. 7 Facts About Cockroaches You Won't Want to Believe With ancestors tracing back more than million years, cockroaches have been around for an incomprehensibly long time, and they're here to : Rocky Greene.
Cockroaches are the most successful insect species in the United States. Cockroaches have an almost Transformer-like capability to scuttle, fly, walk upside down and flatten their crunchy bodies before disappearing into sliver-thin crevices.
And unless they're hissing or have enough weight to make noise while they take a flagrant stroll across Author: Terri Briseno.
Cockroaches (Norwegian: Kakerlakkene, ) is a crime novel by Norwegian writer Jo Nesbø, the second in the Harry Hole series. 2 Oslo background. 3 Translation History. 5 External links. Norway 's ambassador to Thailand is found stabbed to death in a brothel on the outskirts of Bangkok.
Oslo detective Harry Hole is sent to help the Thai Author: Jo Nesbø. Books with the subject: Cockroaches. Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity. With fossil evidence proving that cockroaches have been around for more than million years, they are one of the oldest groups of insects on the earth.
They are also one of the most common—perhaps because they have been around so long. There are around 4, species of cockroaches worldwide, and they live in every continent, except for Antarctica.
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