Lugo in Normal Time: A Story from Further Interpretations of Real-Life Events

Lugo in Normal Time: A Story from Further Interpretations of Real-Life Events

by Kevin Moffett
     
 

In this story from Kevin Moffett's dazzling new collection, Further Interpretations of Real-Life Events, a single father with an alcohol problem becomes an unlikely tragic hero. Always acting against his good intentions—both before the story begins, with his ex-wife and during it, with his fourteen-year-old daughter—Lugo is an earnest, doomed

Overview

In this story from Kevin Moffett's dazzling new collection, Further Interpretations of Real-Life Events, a single father with an alcohol problem becomes an unlikely tragic hero. Always acting against his good intentions—both before the story begins, with his ex-wife and during it, with his fourteen-year-old daughter—Lugo is an earnest, doomed protagonist in which we will all see something of ourselves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062233325
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
07/31/2012
Series:
eBook Original
Sold by:
HARPERCOLLINS
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
21
File size:
521 KB

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Meet the Author

Kevin Moffett's stories have appeared in McSweeney's, Tin House, American Short Fiction, and elsewhere, as well as in three editions of The Best American Short Stories. He is the winner of the Nelson Algren Award, a Pushcart Prize, and the 2010 National Magazine Award for the title story. He lives in Claremont, California.

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