Rough Beast

Rough Beast

by Tim Peeler
     
 
Set on what remains of a small family farm in the Blue Ridge foothills of Western North Carolina, ROUGH BEAST depicts the quirky ascension of Larry Ledbetter from small-time country gangster to unwilling literary lion. Larry's voice is the engine that drives the sometimes comic but often violent narrative. In his attempt to come to grips with both personal tragedies

Overview

Set on what remains of a small family farm in the Blue Ridge foothills of Western North Carolina, ROUGH BEAST depicts the quirky ascension of Larry Ledbetter from small-time country gangster to unwilling literary lion. Larry's voice is the engine that drives the sometimes comic but often violent narrative. In his attempt to come to grips with both personal tragedies and his inexplicable success, Larry reveals his vulnerability and shared humanity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781938853555
Publisher:
FutureCycle Press
Publication date:
01/28/2014
Pages:
82
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.17(d)

Meet the Author

A past winner of the Jim Harrison Award for contributions to baseball literature, Tim Peeler has also been a Casey Award Finalist (baseball book of the year) and a finalist for the SIBA Award. He lives with his wife Penny in Hickory, North Carolina, where he directs the academic assistance programs at Catawba Valley Community College. This is his twelfth book.

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