UnderstorieseBook - 2012-05-01
New Hampshire Literary Award Winner?Profound . . . with more to say on the human condition than most full books. . . . A remarkable collection, with pitch-perfect leaps of imagination." -- Minneapolis Star Tribune?Horvath doesn't just tell a story, he gives readers a window into the hearts, minds and souls of his characters." -- Concord Monitor?Absolutely splendid . . . I call it elastic realism . . . firmly rooted in a realistic tradition of writing, but the stories are very elastic. They stretch realism into unexpected places, wonderful little niches that I just adore. . . . These are stories that are funny, they're odd . . . I loved this book." -- NANCY PEARL, KUOW's The RecordWhat if there were a city that consisted only of restaurants? What if Paul Gauguin had gone to Greenland instead of Tahiti? What if there were a field called Umbrology, the study of shadows, where physicists and...
Publisher: New York :, Bellevue Literary Press,, 2012-05-01.
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