Night Swimming: Stories

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Macmillan, Sep 30, 2000 - Fiction - 192 pages
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Filled with admiration for his characters and the hope they bring to their day to day dilemmas, Night Swimming has affirmed Pete Fromm's reputation as one of the nation's best writers.

 

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NIGHT SWIMMING: Stories

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Thirteen winning stories by western author Fromm (Blood Knot, 1998, etc.), who trades more on character than on locale in this, his sixth book. Although most of the people in these pages have spent ... Read full review

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User Review  - Magadri - LibraryThing

I love Pete Fromm. After reading two books by him that I loved, I went into this book with high expectations, and I wasn't disappointed. The stories are all incredibly poignant, and the characters are very relatable. Fromm is an amazing writer. Read full review

Contents

How All This Started
1
Night Swimming
19
The Investigator
35
Freezeout
61
Black Tie and Blue Jeans
77
Cowbird
97
Gluttony
117
Doors
131
The Thatch Weave
157
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Pete Fromm is the author most recently of the novel How All This Started. He won Pacific Northwest Booksellers Awards for the story collection Dry Rain (1997) and the memoir Indian Creek Chronicles (1994). He has published over a hundred stories, earning nominations for the Pushcart Prize, among other honors. He lives with his family in Great Falls, MT.

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