Fishing the Sloe-Black River: Stories
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks; 2nd Printing edition (November 15, 1997)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.7 MB
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Set in Ireland and America, the twelve gems in this award-winning volume are tales of exile, loss, love, and displacement. The characters--oddballs and outcasts, misfits and travelers--are all in search of a way back home, or a way to leave it--from the anorexic nun who ends her days in a Long Island convent hospital to the weathered boxing champ fond of stealing clothes from a New Orleans laundromat. .