The Man From Kinvara, Selected StoriesBook - 2009
Featuring excerpts from the collections, The Lover of Horses and At the Owl Woman Saloon, a volume set primarily in the author's native Pacific northwest features the stories of loggers, bear wrestlers, horse whisperers, and other everyday protagonists. Original.
The Man from Kinvara presents selected stories from a renowned poet and prose writer "who savors the elegance of simplicity and whose stories resonate and linger" (The New York Times Book Review)
Tess Gallagher's vivid and rewarding short stories bear witness to the intimate details and subtle revelations of daily life. Set mostly in Gallagher's native Pacific Northwest and drawn from her two widely acclaimed collections, The Lover of Horses and At the Owl Woman Saloon, these stories contain the lives of loggers, bartenders, bear wrestlers, gamblers, Avon ladies, horse whisperers,
From Library Staff
Tess Gallagher is a writer of prose and poetry, who helps describe the lives of people in the Pacific northwest.