A Line of Driftwood: The ADA Blackjack Story

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Product Details

Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Turtle Point Press
Publish Date
Pages
128
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781933527215

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About the Author

Diane Glancy is a poet, novelist, essayist, playwright, and professor emeritus at Macalester College. Her works have won the Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry, the Arrell Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oklahoma Center for the Book, a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Native Writers' Circle of the Americas, a Juniper Prize for Poetry, and an American Book Award. In 2018, Publishers Weekly named her book Pushing the Bear: A Novel of the Trail of Tears one of the ten essential Native American novels. Her 2020 work, Island of the Innocent: A Consideration of the Book of Job continues and deepens a lifelong exploration of the religious and cultural dimensions of identity.

Reviews

Praise for Diane Glancy

"Glancy is a treasure." --American Book Review

A moving testament to the creative act of enduring.--Foreword Reviews, starred review

What bounty to have Glancy's great art erupt once more. --Spencer Reece

Is there a tether that pulls [Diane Glancy] back into the historical? Or is it the other way around? --Peter Mishler, LitHub

Stunning. ...A graphic and compelling mosaic of human tragedy. --Library Journal, starred review

[An] illuminating and challenging chronicle of loss, despair, and regeneration. --Washington Post Book World