eBook In the Snow Forest: Three Novellas download
by Roy Parvin
Author: Roy Parvin
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc (October 2000)
ePub: 1957 kb
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Subcategory: Short Stories and Anthologies
In The Snow Forest book. Roy Parvin writes wonderful internal landscapes, in particular the first story which was riveting, moving stuff.
In The Snow Forest book. The novella is an interesting format and if you're exploring it as a writer/reader, Roy Parvin has "the real stuff" in these stories. May 08, 2014 Linda C rated it really liked it. Roy Parvin has crafted 3 novellas set in the Northwest that look at the inner workings of characters that are at a moment of change.
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In The Snow Forest: Three Novellas. Set mostly in the wilderness of northern California's Trinity Alps, this collection of short stories by Roy Parvin delves into the psyches of people who have placed themselves both physically and spiritually outside the normal range of social intercourse.
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The three novellas in this book are so rich and satisfying-I read them one to a sitting, not wanting them to end, savoring every .
The three novellas in this book are so rich and satisfying-I read them one to a sitting, not wanting them to end, savoring every word, losing myself in the snowbound landscapes, tied up in the characters' lives and desires.
Three intensely atmospheric and melancholy novellas of the West, by short-fiction writer Parvin (The Loneliest Road in America, 1997), in which three people probe the edges of their former lives, with varying degrees of success. The opening story, Betty Hutton, concerns a small-time crook named Gibbs, a forger trying to jumpstart his life after prison, who steals his girlfriend's money and an old Chrysler to take him from Jersey far into the Montana mountains, pursuing the visions of his last cellmate.
Roy Parvin has a sense of what people will do when they have reached their particular limits," says Charles Baxter, "and these wonderful tales are like visions. A recently paroled ex-con tries to outrun a violent past. An out-of-work logger finds an unexpected kind of love.
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Roy Parvin has a sense of what people will do when they have reached their particular limits, says Charles Baxter, and these wonderful tales are like visions. And a woman's journey by rail through a western swscape becomes a bittersweet tale of redemption.