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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sharon Mesmer  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Poetry

Born: 1960 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Sharon Mesmer on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Mesmer was born in Chicago and graduated from Columbia College, Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sharon Mesmer is a literacy tutor for CAMBA, a nonprofit support group. She was a teacher at New School in New York in 1995.She is a columnist for the French periodical ''Le Purple Journal'' and is contributor to other periodicals.

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Annoying diabetic bitch /
ISBN: 0972888039. OCLC Number: 225820736

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Half angel, half lunch /
ISBN: 1889097225. OCLC Number: 40814895

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In ordinary time /
ISBN: 1931236488. OCLC Number: 57001687

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Ma vie à Yonago :
ISBN: 2012357164. OCLC Number: 470366154

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En s'inspirant de sa vie, l'auteure raconte la vie d'un personnage qui change d'identité, de sexe et de continent. Il entreprend un périple de New York à Tokyo, de Chicago à Athènes et de Philadelphie à Amiens. Au gré des changements de lieu et d'identité, le ton se fait grave, sarcastique, brutal ou humoristique.

The empty quarter :
ISBN: 1882413660. OCLC Number: 42649753

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The virgin formica
ISBN: 9781931236911. OCLC Number: 181730622

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