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Matthea Harvey

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Matthea Harvey is the author of three books of poetry--Modern Life, Sad Little Breathing Machine and Pity the Bathtub Its Forced Embrace of the Human Form, and one children's book, The Little General and the Giant Snowflake. She teaches at Sarah Lawrence and lives in Brooklyn.


Average rating: 4.07 · 2,548 ratings · 317 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
Modern Life
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 631 ratings — published 2007
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Pity the Bathtub Its Forced...
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 518 ratings — published 2000
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Sad Little Breathing Machine
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 508 ratings — published 2004
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Cecil the Pet Glacier
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 271 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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Of Lamb
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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If the Tabloids Are True Wh...
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2014
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The Little General and the ...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Du kennst das auch
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2004
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The Writer's Notebook: Craf...
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The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud
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Her by Christa Parravani
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date: December 13, 2011 07:00PM
location: 826 D.C. , 3233 14TH ST. NW, Washington, DC, The United States
description: Amy Jean and I will be reading from OF LAMB (with slideshow) followed by wine and Mallomars. Do come if you can!
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World Enough by Maureen N. McLane
World Enough
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A Double Life  by Sarah Burton
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The Braindead Megaphone by George Saunders
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Run by Ann Patchett
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The Unfinished Novel and Other Stories by Valerie Martin
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The Book of Salt by Monique Truong
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“If there is no fog on the day you come home I will build a bonfire
So the smoke will make the cedars look the way you like them”
Matthea Harvey

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