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Volt : stories

Author: Alan Heathcock
Publisher: Minneapolis : Graywolf Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A blistering collection of stories, in which the hard lives of Heathcock's characters try-- and sometimes fail-- to deal with the choices they have made.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Heathcock
ISBN: 9781555975777 1555975771
OCLC Number: 650212631
Awards: Runner-up for Discover Great New Writers (Fiction) 2011
Description: 207 pages : portrait ; 21 cm
Contents: The staying freight --
Smoke --
Peacekeeper --
Furlough --
Fort Apache --
The daughter --
Lazarus --
Volt.
Responsibility: Alan Heathcock.

Abstract:

A blistering collection of stories, in which the hard lives of Heathcock's characters try-- and sometimes fail-- to deal with the choices they have made.
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"The stories in Volt are intense, suspenseful, and utterly compelling. Heathcock writes about violence and bad luck and bad choices with a cool, grim eye that recalls Cormac McCarthy, yet he also Read more...

 
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