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Elyse Gasco


Elyse Gasco was born in Montreal. She received a B.A. in Creative Writing from Concordia University and an M.A. in Creative Writing from New York University. Her work has appeared in literary magazines in the U.S. and in Canada, including The Little Magazine, Western Humanities Review, Canadian Fiction Magazine, PRISM international, Grain, and The Malahat Review. In 1996, the title story from this collection was awarded the $10,000 Journey Prize for the most accomplished work originally published in a Canadian literary journal, and anthologized in The Journey Prize Anthology.

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Can You Wave Bye Bye, Baby?
Written by Elyse Gasco

eBook | pages | Emblem Editions | Fiction - Short Stories (single author); Fiction - Literary; Fiction
978-1-55199-540-3 (1-55199-540-9)

January 14, 2011 | $13.99

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Can You Wave Bye Bye, Baby?
Written by Elyse Gasco

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ISBN: 9781551995403
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Daring, tough, and darkly humorous, these linked stories have at their centre the relationship between parents and children. As devastating in their emotional honesty as they are poignant and wise, these stories map the intricate terrain of adoption and birth, and look at the lives we make for ourselves in the...

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Can You Wave Bye Bye, Baby?
Written by Elyse Gasco

Trade Paperback | 256 pages | Emblem Editions | Fiction - Short Stories (single author); Fiction - Literary; Fiction
978-0-7710-3298-1 (0-7710-3298-6)

April 17, 2001 | $17.99

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Can You Wave Bye Bye, Baby?
Written by Elyse Gasco

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ISBN: 9780771032981
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Daring, tough, and darkly humorous, these linked stories have at their centre the relationship between parents and children. As devastating in their emotional honesty as they are poignant and wise, these stories map the intricate terrain of adoption and birth, and look at the lives we make for ourselves in the...

Also available as an eBook.