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River Teeth: Stories & Writings

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In his passionate, luminous novels, David James Duncan has won the devotion of countless critics and readers, earning comparisons to Harper Lee, Tom Robbins, and J.D. Salinger, to name just a few. Now Duncan distills his remarkable powers of observation into this unique collection of short stories and essays.

At the heart of Duncan's tales are characters undergoing the complex and violent process of transformation, with results both painful and wondrous. Equally affecting are his nonfiction reminiscences, the river teeth of the title. He likens his memories to the remains of old-growth trees that fall into Northwestern rivers and are sculpted by time and water. These experiences--shaped by his own river of time--are related with the art and grace of a master storyteller. In River Teeth, a uniquely gifted American writer blends two forms, taking us into the rivers of truth and make-believe, and all that lies in between.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780385477277
Subtitle:
(stories and writings )
Author:
Duncan, David James
Publisher:
Doubleday
Location:
New York :
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
TN-219
Publication Date:
1995
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
259 p.

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