Swinging Through Dixie

Swinging Through Dixie

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"Rooke is an original. . . . Deliberately eccentric . . . deliciously inventive, always rewarding."-- The Washington Post

The two novellas and three short stories in this new collection by the critically-acclaimed, North Carolina-born author Leon Rooke are united by place and mood. Set largely in the post-WWII American South, peopled by Watermelon Queens and ten-year-old business men, these joyful, touching, brilliantly crafted pieces speak to a time and sensibility long forgotten.

Leon Rooke is a novelist, short story writer, editor, and critic. He has published twenty-eight books, nearly three hundred short stories, and is the recipient of the North Carolina Award for Literature.

Publisher: Windsor, Ontario : Biblioasis, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781771961035
Branch Call Number: FIC Rooke
Characteristics: 278 pages ; 21 cm

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