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Daniel Grandbois

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Minneapolis, The United States



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Daniel Grandbois is the author of several books, including Unlucky Lucky Days (an Indie Next Notable Book & Believer Book Award Reader Survey Selection) and A Revised Poetry of Western Philosophy. His work has appeared in Fiction, Boulevard, and Conjunctions, among others.

"These are funny, bizarre, moving stories--a pleasure to read." --LYDIA DAVIS

"These are works of surpassing literary merit... some of the most inventive, restless and creative fiction I have read in the last five years. [They] sustain contemporary American fiction, even rehabilitate it, and to have all these works in one place for readers of the future is to do a good thing for all who care about the condition of prose writing in North America." --RICK MOODY

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Unlucky Lucky Days

3.90 avg rating — 91 ratings — published 2008
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The Hermaphrodite: An Hallu...

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Unlucky Lucky Tales

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A Revised Poetry of Western...

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Sleepingfish 8

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Caketrain Issue 09

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Caketrain Issue 05

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Boulevard Nos. 82 & 83

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Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend

message 18: by Dave

Dave Raines Thank you for the add. Some very interesting books on your list. Some that i have been wanting to pick up and now more motivated to do so.
I actually will be seeing you friday night!

Thank you again.

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Peg Brantley Thanks for your Goodreads friendship, Daniel.

message 16: by Liz

Liz Congrats on the Believer Book Award! (You beat out Lush Life, even--impressive!)

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Sanaz hi daniel,
Thanks for the friends request.

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Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend on Good Reads!

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Blair Thanks, Daniel, for the friend invitation!

Blair Kilpatrick
Accordion Dreams: A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music (University Press of Mississippi, January 2009)

message 12: by Nicole

Nicole congrats on a mention in the latest poets & writers in "small press points"-- most excellent buzz for your book.

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Karen Dr. Seuss for adults? This may be the book I've been looking for my whole life!

Seriously, thanks for the friend request. Much success on your books. I'll have to check them out.

Karen Harrington
author, Janeology (not another book about Jane Austen)

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Bridget Morrow Thanks for the add

Jillian Thanks for the add! :P

Carolina Nice to meet you :)
Tks for adding me!

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Diana Hi, how is it going?

Vivian Hello Mr. Grandbois,

Thanks for adding me!

Take care,

Abbeville Press Hi Daniel, and thanks for the add.

We do hope you check back with us for updates on our books and our exciting new online media

Rosemary Daniel, your work sounds fascinating. Please keep me posted if you do any book events in the Houston area.
And thanks for the add!

Masperdika thxu for adding me to your list friends....

nice too meet you...

i hope all of your day it's good. thxu for all


Michele thanks for the ad. Michele Marchetti
Looking for pt/ft help nationwide by this friday!

message 1: by Jessica (last edited Mar 19, 2008 10:03AM)

Jessica Welcome on board Daniel! fastest growing friends list I've ever witnessed! Congratulations and welcome to my favorite addiction.
aka, Chairwoman.

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