Barking man and other stories

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Ticknor & Fields, Apr 1, 1990 - Fiction - 230 pages
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In this, his first collection of stories since the widely praised Zero db, Madison Bell once again demonstrates his infinite variety.

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These stories were previously published in various lit reviews, including, THE ATLANTIC, THE NORTHWEST REVIEW, HARPER’S. Bell, who writes well about marginalized people, appears fascinated here with ... Read full review

Barking man and other stories

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Relentlessly grim and razor-sharp, Bell's stories get better with each offering. Studying people who live on the dark underbelly of society, he presents a crystal-clear vision of humanity that ... Read full review

Contents

HOLDING TOGETHER
3
BLACK AND TAN
21
CUSTOMS OF THE COUNTRY
38
Copyright

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Madison Smartt Bell is the author of twelve novels and two short story collections. "All Souls' Rising "was a finalist for the 1995 National Book Award and the 1996 PEN/Faulkner Award. It won the 1996 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for the best book of the year dealing with matters of race. He has written essays and reviews for "Harper's", the "New York Review of Books", the "New York Times Book Review", the "Village Voice", and many other publications.

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