Zigzagging down a wild trail : Stories. / Bobbie Ann Mason.
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- ISBN: 9781588360236 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2001.
In this remarkable book, the author of Shiloh and Other Stories, In Country, and other award-winning books gives us powerful new stories that capture the restless energy of life in contemporary America. The characters here are travelers and seekers, feeling their way toward, or away from the defining moments of their lives. They roam out into the world to England, Alaska, Texas, Saudi Arabia, or ricochet back home to Kentucky, ceaselessly searching, exploring, testing for limits. I felt strange, says Chrissy in With Jazz, as though all my life I had been zigzagging down a wild trail to this particular place. In Charger, a teenage boy races along the interstate, seeking the father who abandoned him years before. In Rolling into Atlanta, a young woman searches for the kind of authenticity she remembers from her rural childhood. In Proper Gypsies, Nancy deals with the shock of being robbed in London. In The Funeral Side,...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Random House, 2001. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 797 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 347 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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