Parts per Million

Forest Avenue Press
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Parts per Million was a finalist for the PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction.
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About the author

Julia Stoops was born in Samoa to New Zealand parents, and grew up in Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and Washington, D.C. She has lived in Portland, Oregon, since 1994. She has received Oregon Arts Commission fellowships for visual arts and literature, and was a resident at the Ucross Foundation in 2016.

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Publisher
Forest Avenue Press
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Published on
Apr 10, 2018
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Pages
368
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ISBN
9781942436362
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Literary
Fiction / Political
Fiction / Psychological
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