Nothing Gold Can Stay

Nothing Gold Can Stay

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PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author Ron Rash turns again to Appalachia to capture lives haunted by violence and tenderness, hope and fear, in unforgettable stories that span from the Civil War to the present day.

In the title story, two drug-addicted friends return to the farm where they worked as boys to steal their former boss's gruesomely unusual war trophies. In "The Trusty," which first appeared in The New Yorker, a prisoner sent… (more)

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[T]he stories’ magic comes from Rash’s repeated and often viscerally expressed insistence that the world he portrays is an incredibly effective vessel to convey the fleetingness, and often the futility, of life.

“Nothing Gold Can Stay” contains more fine stories than can be done justice here.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Ecco (February 19, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 217 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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