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The Decoy and Other Stories

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Published by Authorhouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12314052M
    ISBN 101585000493
    ISBN 109781585000494

    In s North Carolina, northern-born Emily Riley is a striving journalist who is running out of time. To secure a job she desperately needs, she must write a story covering a festival honoring one of the south’s legendary decoy carvers––Alaster Whitehurst of Gullwin Island. Decoys and Other Tales ( Video) Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Four tales of bondage featuring novice government agents in training, burglars and break-ins, undercover reporters and an unusual sale. —. Decoys and Other Tales (Video ) Quotes on IMDb: Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, TV series and more.


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It covers each of the waterfowl species that he carved and describes his relationships with other carvers and hunting clubs. Directed by Jon Woods. With Carolyn Monroe, Kelly Madison Kole, Ivy Manner, Calli Cox. Four tales of bondage featuring novice government agents in training, burglars and break-ins, undercover reporters and an unusual sale.

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