Chris Adrianwas born in Washington, D.C. A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, he is currently a medical student in Virginia. Part of this novel first appeared in The New Yorker under the title “Every Night for a Thousand Years” and was subsequently collected in Best American Short Stories 1998. His fiction has also appeared in The Paris Review, Zoetrope, Ploughshares, and Story.
Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: March 12, 2002 Price: $16.95
Chris Adrian’s richly imagined debut novel of the Civil War and the painful years following does what great fiction should: it offers up a world and populates it with characters who breath on the page.
When young Gob Woodull’s twin Tomo is killed in his very first battle, Gob’s guilt and grief...
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