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Somehow Form a Family

Stories That Are Mostly True

Somehow Form a Family( )
Author: Earley, Tony
Publication Date:May 2001
Publisher:Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $22.95
Book Description:

This is the book that in hardcover won unanimous praise from reviewers, who called it "beautiful and transcendent" (The Boston Globe), a book that "measures the arc of a culture's mortality in small, personal increments" (Star Tribune, Minneapolis), is written "in a poker-faced style that always seems on the verge of exploding into manic laughter or howls of pain" (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution).

They're right. Tony Earley is a writer so good at his...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / Rural
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.8 x 8.68 x 0.72 Inches
Book Weight:0.88 Pounds
Author Biography
Earley, Tony (Author)
Tony Earley was born & raised in Rutherfordton, North Carolina, & graduated from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. He attended the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, where he earned his MFA in creative writing, studied under Richard Yates, & won several fiction prizes. He is the author of the short story collection "Here We Are in Paradise" & he wrote the preface to "New Stories from the South 1999", by Algonquin Books. He lives with his wife & dogs in Nashville, Tennessee, where he is an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University.


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