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July 13: “Another Perfect Catastrophe” by Brad Barkley
Summary With his keen ability to evoke characters in the South and Middle America who find themselves in reduced circumstances, Brad Barkley restores our faith in human beings to endure the ravages of time with decency and humor. Subjects Fiction Short Stories single Author. Enter your library card number to reset your PIN. Enter your library card number. Reset PIN.
Among the stories is "The Way It's Lasted," in which Billy deals with his crumbling marriage and a visit from his father, who may or may not have cancer and who is desperate to see the reconstruction of Noah's Ark at a nearby church. Nelson's mother, Myra, in "Mistletoe," has Lou Gehrig's disease, and he struggles with her request for help in killing herself before the disease does. The title story brings us to Reed, who feels reluctant to leave his childhood friend Sugarwho was crippled in a logging accident ten years agowhen Reed's much younger girlfriend, Lyndsey, pressures him to move on.
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In these stories and others, Barkley's proseand his ability to create a palpable sense of time and place and moodbring his characters vividly to life. Through these honestly crafted and carefully executed tales of people who find themselves banging their heads against their reduced circumstances, Barkley restores our faith in human beings' ability to endure the ravages of time with decency and humor.
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With his touching and critically praised novel Alison's Automotive Repair Manual, Barkley established himself as a writer to watch, and in Another Perfect Catastrophe, he proves to be at the height of his powers. You will be much the better for it.
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