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Out of the woods : stories

Author: Chris Offutt
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories about working-class people. In Two-Eleven All Around, a man is locked out for the night by his wife, while in Tough People, a woman enters a boxing contest to raise money for her man.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Offutt, Chris, 1958-
Out of the woods.
New York : Simon & Schuster, c1999
(OCoLC)607139438
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Offutt
ISBN: 0684825562 9780684825564 0684853760 9780684853765
OCLC Number: 39810889
Description: 176 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Out of the woods --
Melungeons --
Moscow, Idaho --
Two-eleven all around --
High water everywhere --
Barred owl --
Target practice --
Tough people.
Responsibility: Chris Offutt.

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This collection of eight stories by the award-winning author of "The Good Brother" captures the lives of men shaped by the rough, isolated culture of rural Kentucky.  Read more...

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Rick Moody "Book Forum" This is good storytelling..."Out of the Woods" is a splendid, compulsive, heartbroken, misleading sequence of American yarns.

 
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