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The Roy Stories - a book by Gifford, Barry

The Roy Stories

The Roy Stories( )
Author: Gifford, Barry
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Seven Stories Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.95
Book Description:

For 40 years - a Biblical time span - The Roy Stories has been the one continuous unbroken line in the otherwise kaleidoscopic career of one of America's greatest living writers. Collected here for the first time, the Roy stories of Barry Gifford chronicle his personal history of a time - roughly, the late 1940s through the early 1960s - and a place - the southern and mid-western United States. Similar in structure and tone to Ernest Hemingway's Nick Adams stories, Barry Gifford's...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Short Stories (Single Author)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.52 x 8.29 x 1.07 Inches
Book Weight:1.04 Pounds
Author Biography
Gifford, Barry (Author)
Poet, novelist, and playwright Barry Gifford was born in Chicago, Illinois on October 18, 1946. He briefly attended both the University of Missouri and Cambridge University. He published a book of poems in 1973 and started writing novels in 1980. He collaborated with David Lynch on Lost Highway and the HBO series Hotel Room. He currently lives in the San Francisco Bay area.


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