Brown Dog: Novellas

Brown Dog: Novellas

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“Among the most indelible American novelists of the last hundred years. . . . [Harrison] remains at the height of his powers.”—Dwight Garner, The New York Times on The River Swimmer

New York Times best-selling author Jim Harrison is one of America’s most beloved writers, and of all his creations, Brown Dog, a bawdy, reckless, down-on-his-luck Michigan Indian, has earned cult status with readers in the more than two decades since his first appearance. For the… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)

There’s much to be said for Harrison’s prose, which in many ways mirrors the northern landscape: hard-edged and not too showy, yet gorgeously attentive in its detailing of place (and of home-cooked meals) and exuberant in recounting the travails of the titular character.

Harrison is masterful at evoking the depth of even the least reflective existence, the love and longing, the failings of the body, the yearnings that will never be resolved.

"Brown Dog" is rich in character and incident, rude humor and melancholy. It is both heartfelt and ruefully real.

Book Details  

Publisher: Grove Press (December 03, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 448 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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