Yellowfish: A Novel

Yellowfish: A Novel

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780295988450
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication date: 09/01/2008
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

John Keeble is the author of four novels, including Yellowfish and Broken Ground, a collection of short stories, Nocturnal America, and a work of nonfiction, Out of the Channel: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill in Prince William Sound.

Table of Contents

Foreword / William Kittredge

Yellowfish

Postscript / John Keeble

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James Welch

A complex, almost Faulknerian portrait of the Pacific Northwes–as beautiful and mysterious as the area itself. It is also a hell of a good read.

Raymond Carver

A novel of grandeur and daring, a book of fierce pleasures. Its themes are those that have occupied the great story-tellers from the beginning: the journey of self-discovery, danger and self reliance.

Mary Lee Settle

Its surface is a stunning story of survival; its depth is the American journey to the West. They reflect each other, for Yellowfish is a new version of how the West was and is won by lost people. A bright vision of the morals of necessity, beautifully told.

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