Arkansas in Short Fiction

Stories from 1841 to 1984
  • 220 Pages
  • 2.33 MB
  • English

August House Pub Inc
American Novel And Short Story, Arkansas, Historical - General, Short stories, American, Fi
ContributionsWilliam M. Baker (Editor), Ethel C. Simpson (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8085968M
ISBN 100874830079
ISBN 139780874830071

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Arkansas Curiosities by Janie and Wyatt Jones. Arkansas Curiosities covers the lesser-known landmarks within the state including quirky characters, roadside oddities, and other offbeat stories. The book is broken up into regions and includes photos and history from each.

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No Customer Reviews. The whole book is full of diverse characters and references to real places, and myths based in Arkansas—everything from Blanchard Springs Caverns to Sam Walton gets a wink or nod in this book.

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Pages in category "Novels set in Arkansas" The following 16 pages are in this category, out of 16 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). In Arkansas, David Leavitt brings together three novellas that explore the themes of escape and exile.

In "Saturn Street, " a disaffected screenwriter in Los Angeles volunteers to deliver lunches to homebound AIDS patients only to find himself falling in love with one of them. In "The Wooden Anniversary, " Nathan and Celia - characters familiar to readers of Leavitt's short story collections 3/5(1).

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