Deady, Brian
April 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/27/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 9, p1441
Academic Journal
Short Story
Presents the short story "Silhoutte," by Brian Deady, which focuses on a drug addict boy.


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