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William Kittredge
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  • About this Author
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William Kittredge is the author, most recently, of The Nature of Generosity, and with Annick Smith he edited The Last Best Place: A Montana Anthology. He grew up in Oregon and now lives in Missoula, where for many years he taught at the University of Montana.

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Hole in the Sky
A Memoir
Written by William Kittredge


Format: Trade Paperback, 258 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 1, 1993
Price: $15.95

At once an autobiography, a family chronicle, and a Westerner's settling of accounts with the land he grew up in, Hole in the Sky is Kittredge's reckoning of the American myth that drove generations of Americans westward--and what became of their dream after they reached their destinations. Read more >
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Hole in the Sky
A Memoir
Written by William Kittredge


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 22, 2010
Price: $11.99

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The Nature of Generosity

Written by William Kittredge


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 22, 2010
Price: $14.99

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The Nature of Generosity

Written by William Kittredge


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 13, 2001
Price: $17.00

The Nature of Generosity is at once a natural sequel to the acclaimed memoir Hole in the Sky and an entirely unique masterwork from one of the finest writers of the American West.

Taking as his topic the “ordinary yearning to take physical and emotional care,” William Kittredge embarks upon a... Read more >
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The Willow Field

Written by William Kittredge


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $14.95

After numerous essays, short stories and the heralded memoir A Hole in the Sky, William Kittredge gives us a debut novel that ratifies his standing as a leading writer of the American West.

Rossie Benasco’s horseback existence begins at age 15 and culminates in a thousand-mile drive of more than 200 head... Read more >
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The Willow Field

Written by William Kittredge


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

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