When Scott McClanahan was fourteen he went to live with his Grandma Ruby and his Uncle Nathan, who suffered from cerebral palsy. Crapalachia is a portrait of these formative years, coming-of-age in rural West Virginia.
Peopled by colorful characters and their quirky stories, Crapalachia interweaves oral folklore and area history, providing an ambitious and powerful snapshot of overlooked Americana.
Scott McClanahan is the author of Stories II and Stories V! His fiction has appeared in BOMB , Vice , and New York Tyrant. His novel Hill William is forthcoming from Tyrant Books.
|Publisher:||Two Dollar Radio|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.80(w) x 7.32(h) x 0.57(d)|
About the Author
Scott McClanahan is the writer of Stories II and Stories V!. His fiction has appeared in Bomb, Vice, and New York Tyrant. His novel Hill William is forthcoming from Tyrant Books.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
McClanahan's writing finds the beauty in the ugliest of places. It's full of pure heart that will inspire you to see the world differently. And with more love than ever before. I recommend visiting one of his readings.