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David Guterson

David Guterson is the author of five novels: Snow Falling on Cedars, which won the PEN/Faulkner and the American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award; East of the Mountains; Our Lady of the Forest, a New York Times Notable Book and a Los Angeles Times and Seattle Post- Intelligencer Best Book of the Year; The Other; and Ed King. He is also the author of a previous story collection, The Country Ahead of Us, the Country Behind; a poetry collection, Songs for a Summons; and two works of nonfiction, Family Matters: Why Homeschooling Makes Sense and Descent: A Memoir of... Read More

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The Country Ahead of Us, The Country Behind
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 1996
$13.00/16.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-76718-3 (0-679-76718-5)

Like his novel, Snow Falling On Cedars, for which he received the PEN/Faulkner Award, Guterson's beautifully observed and emotionally piercing short stories are set largely in the Pacific Northwest. In these vast landscapes, hunting, fishing, and sports are the givens of men's lives. With prose that stings like the scent of... Read more






East of the Mountains
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2003
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3265-5 (1-4000-3265-2)

From the author of Snow Falling on Cedars comes this bestselling novel about a dying man’s final journey through a landscape that has always sustained him and provided him with hope and challenges.

When he discovers that he has terminal cancer, retired heart surgeon Ben Givens refuses to simply sit back and... Read more






Ed King
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2012
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-45590-1 (0-307-45590-4)

 
A Seattle Times Best Book of the Year

In Seattle of 1962, Walter Cousins, a mild-mannered actuary takes a risk of his own and makes the biggest error of his life: He sleeps with Diane Burroughs, the sexy, not-quite-legal British au pair who’s taking care of his children for the summer. When...

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The Other
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | June 2009
$15.00/17.50(Canada) | 978-0-307-27481-6 (0-307-27481-0)

From the author of the bestselling Snow Falling on Cedars, a coming-of-age novel that presents two powerfully different visions of what it means to live a good life and the compromises that come with fulfillment.

John William Barry and Neil Countryman shared a love of the outdoors, trekking often into Washington's remote... Read more






Our Lady of the Forest
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2004
$14.00/17.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-72657-6 (0-375-72657-8)

From David Guterson—bestselling author of Snow Falling on Cedars—comes this emotionally charged, provocative novel about what happens when a fifteen-year-old girl becomes an instrument of divine grace.

Ann Holmes is a fragile, pill-popping teenaged runaway who receives a visitation from the Virgin Mary one morning while picking mushrooms in the woods of... Read more






Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
Knopf | Hardcover | June 2014
$25.95/28.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-35148-5 (0-385-35148-8)

Ten sharply observed, funny, and wise new stories from the best-selling author of Snow Falling on Cedars: stunning explorations of the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection.

Ranging from youth to old age, the voices that inhabit Problems with People offer tender, unexpected, and always tightly focused accounts... Read more






Snow Falling on Cedars
Written by David Guterson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 1995
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-76402-1 (0-679-76402-X)

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award

American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award

San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies.  But in 1954 a local fisherman is found suspiciously drowned, and a Japanese American named Kabuo Miyamoto is... Read more





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