Tournament of Books 2015
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | March 13, 2015

    Kent Russell: IMG Kent Russell's Playlist for I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son



    I don't listen to music while I write. Frankly, I don't see how anyone can. Since all style is rhythm, and since I cannot write anything that's as... Continue »
    1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$8.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Literature- A to Z

More copies of this ISBN

Dingley Falls

by

Dingley Falls Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Praise for Dingley Falls

Witty, intelligent, deeply felt, and vividly narrated.

-New York Times Book Review

A wonderous achievement. Malone's novel is as lusty, whimsical, tragic- even as bizarre-as life itself. It is a triumph of the highest order.

-Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Dingley Fallsis a wonderful novel, impressive in every way and constantly entertaining. Everything in this book sparkles and rings true.

-Chicago Tribune

If not the Great American Novel...Dingley Fallsis surely the Great American Comedy. The two may just be synonymous.

-St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A lovable, sprawling, old-fashioned kind of novel, full of energy and gems of characterization.

-Washington Post Book World

In Dingley Falls, Malone has produced a remarkable work of fiction...He combines humor, compassion, and literate writing with a storytelling ability that is rare in contemporary fiction.

-Houston Chronicle

One day your small town is quietly its normal self, humming along in comforting consistency. And then-all of a sudden-strange lights are coming from the forest.

Not to mention the odd rash of hate mail popping up. And in all honesty, what is with these odd pairings of couples suddenly coming together?

Welcome to Dingley Falls, where the only thing certain is that life will never be the same. Spend a week in Dingley Falls, and once you've visited, it will be a place you'll never forget.

From New York Times bestselling author Michael Malone, Dingley Fallsis a triumph of rollicking joy and masterful storytelling.

Synopsis:

"In melodramas there are heroes to unveil the villain; in Dingley Falls there are only people like the rest of us."

Synopsis:

One day your small town is quietly its normal self, humming along in comforting consistency. And then-all of a sudden-strange lights are coming from the forest.

Synopsis:

In the sleepy town of Dingley Falls, Connecticut, something funny is going on. Strange forces are pulling together the oddest of couples: a mild-mannered matron and a lascivious avant-garde poet; a sleek headmaster and a shy young curate; a hippie librarian and the wayward daughter of a local tycoon. What's more, mailboxes are being stuffed with shockingly violent hate letters, even as a mysterious ailment takes the lives of perfectly healthy people. Not to mention the strange lights flashing in the depths of the forest

With a sparkling range of characters who hurtle through an intricate and often hilarious journey, Michael Malone offers a sublime joyride in his classic novel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402239342
Author:
Malone, Michael
Publisher:
Sourcebooks Landmark
Subject:
General
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
682
Dimensions:
9.00x6.30x1.55 in. 2.06 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. I Hate to See That Evening Sun Go... Used Hardcover $7.95
  2. The Delectable Mountains: Or,... Used Trade Paper $3.95
  3. First Lady Used Trade Paper $5.95
  4. Foolscap: Or, the Stages of Love Used Trade Paper $4.95
  5. The Risk Pool
    Used Trade Paper $5.95
  6. Ethan Frome
    Used Trade Paper $1.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Dingley Falls Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$8.50 In Stock
Product details 682 pages Sourcebooks Landmark - English 9781402239342 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , "In melodramas there are heroes to unveil the villain; in Dingley Falls there are only people like the rest of us."
"Synopsis" by , One day your small town is quietly its normal self, humming along in comforting consistency. And then-all of a sudden-strange lights are coming from the forest.
"Synopsis" by , In the sleepy town of Dingley Falls, Connecticut, something funny is going on. Strange forces are pulling together the oddest of couples: a mild-mannered matron and a lascivious avant-garde poet; a sleek headmaster and a shy young curate; a hippie librarian and the wayward daughter of a local tycoon. What's more, mailboxes are being stuffed with shockingly violent hate letters, even as a mysterious ailment takes the lives of perfectly healthy people. Not to mention the strange lights flashing in the depths of the forest

With a sparkling range of characters who hurtle through an intricate and often hilarious journey, Michael Malone offers a sublime joyride in his classic novel.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.