Bastard Out of Carolina

Dorothy Allison (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$18.00  $16.56
Publisher
Penguin Group
Publish Date
February 28, 2012
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.3 X 8.0 X 1.0 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780452297753
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About the Author

Dorothy Allison is the acclaimed author of the nationally bestselling novel Bastard Out of Carolina, which was a finalist for the 1992 National Book Award. She is also the author of the short story collection Trash and the bestselling novel Cavedweller, which was named a New York Times Notable Book. The recipient of numerous awards, she lives in Northern California.

Reviews

"Simply stunning . . . A wonderful work of fiction by a major talent."
--The New York Times Book Review

"A hell of a writer--tough and loose, clear and compassionate."
--The Village Voice

"Compulsively readable . . . Allison can make an ordinary moment transcendent with her sensuous mix of kitchen-sink realism and down-home drawl."
--San Francisco Chronicle

"Tough, plainspoken, and thoroughly unsentimental."
--Los Angeles Times Book Review

"This book will resonate within you like a gospel choir."
--Barbara Kingsolver