Something rich and strange by Lois B. Henley

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Published by L.B. Henley in [Glendora, Calif.] .

Written in English

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StatementLois B. Henley.
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LC ClassificationsPS3558.E4963 S6 1982b
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3516507M
LC Control Number82090182

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It was interesting to read the preliminary Wow. A deep dive into the culture of the Appalachian region, via this strong collection of fictional short stories by Ron Rash/5.

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Something Rich and Strange (with illustrations by Brian Froud) This book was nowhere near as successful as McKillip's best. I think it's because it remained too grounded in our world--the best McKillip, with the exception of the Riddle-master sequence, is that which takes us into a dream, weaving it around us so tightly that when the story ends we emerge shaken, wondering what we're looking at/5.

Book Review: 'Something Rich And Strange' By Ron Rash Ron Rash's latest collects 34 of his best short stories; critic Alan Cheuse says they're searingly beautiful, "as if.

"Something Rich and Strange" is an exception, with a very mild message about the sea shining through a beautiful twist on the Tam Lin story. Jonah and Megan are lovers living together in the Pacific Northwest, an artist and a art storekeeper, in a little seaside town where nothing much happens/5(4).

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Something Rich and Strange is a bonanza for short-story fans, and another great introduction to Rash for those who haven’t read the originals yet. Atlanta Journal-Constitution For those unfamiliar with the beautiful and searing short stories of Ron Rash, Something Rich and Strange is a generous, well-timed introduction/5(5).

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Something Rich and Strange is the only one of her books with artwork, but all of her other stories have the same effect of feeling dreamlike and surreal. I don’t think this book is printed with the artwork inside anymore.

I had to search for a while before I found this copy. Something Rich and Strange showcases this revered master’s artistry and craftsmanship in thirty stories culled from his previously published collections Nothing Gold Can Stay, Burning Bright, Chemistry, and The Night New Jesus Fell to Earth.

Each work of short fiction demonstrates Rash’s dazzling ability to evoke the heart and soul of this /5(12). This selection of 34 stories from four collections signals the growing prominence of a fine author; the movie of his enthralling novel Serena is due this fall.

Rash's writing is rooted in the mountains of North Carolina, the region's history and folkways. An excellent armchair book, “Something Rich and Strange” is like a cup of coffee after a hard day bailing hay, rich and rewarding, well worth the revery over a job well done. The window was open and before he could fall back asleep he heard something from inside the henhouse.

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Something Rich and Strange showcases this revered master’s artistry and craftsmanship in thirty stories culled from his previously published collections Nothing Gold Can Stay, Burning Bright, Chemistry, and The Night New Jesus Fell to Earth. Something Rich and Strange showcases this revered master's artistry and craftsmanship in thirty stories culled from his previously published collections Nothing Gold Can Stay, Burning Bright, Chemistry, and The Night New Jesus Fell to Earth.

Something Rich and Strange showcases this revered master’s artistry and craftsmanship in thirty stories culled from his previously published collections Nothing Gold Can Stay, Burning Bright, Chemistry, and The Night New Jesus Fell to Earth.

Each work of short fiction demonstrates Rash’s dazzling ability to evoke the heart and soul of this. An excellent armchair book, “Something Rich and Strange” is like a cup of coffee after a hard day bailing hay, rich and rewarding, well worth the revery over a job well done.

Rash is deft in allocation of dialogue versus narrative, at times a bit too minimalist in both, allowing the reader to draw his own conclusions; but some might say. A book review of Something Rich and Strange: Selected Stories by Ron Rash. “Ron Rash’s writing resonates with our lives.”.

Something Rich and Strange Selected Stories (Book): Rash, Ron: From the acclaimed, New York Times bestselling award-winning author of Serena and The Cove, thirty of his finest short stories, collected in one volume. No one captures the complexities of Appalachia--a rugged, brutal landscape of exquisite beauty--as evocatively and indelibly as author and poet Ron Rash.

Ron Rash's latest story collection, "Something Rich and Strange," mines North Carolina for another set of powerful stories.(Keri Wiginton, Tribune)Author: Nick Romeo.

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Jonah owns a shop devoted to treasures from the deep. Their lives, so strongly touched by the ocean, become forever intertwined when enchanting people of the sea lure them further into the underwater world--and away from each other/5(5).Something Rich and Strange showcases this acclaimed master's artistry and craftsmanship in thirty-two stories culled from previously published collections and two available for the first time in book form: "Outlaws" and "Shiloh." Each work of short fiction demonstrates Rash's dazzling ability to evoke the heart and soul of this land and its.

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