Farlanburg Stories

Farlanburg Stories In ten wonderful stories as pure of voice as a country ballad Lisa Koger takes the classic themes of small town American life and makes them new again Here are characters caught with a penetrating s

  • Title: Farlanburg Stories
  • Author: Lisa Koger
  • ISBN: 9780393028560
  • Page: 335
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In ten wonderful stories as pure of voice as a country ballad, Lisa Koger takes the classic themes of small town American life and makes them new again Here are characters caught with a penetrating, sympathetic and comic eye and weighed with a fine moral balance.

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      Published :2019-01-26T12:55:23+00:00

    1 thought on “Farlanburg Stories”

    1. These are superbly crafted stories that never rely on the big fish of the region as they move like a stream through an authentic Appalachia. Small-town themes flow on the backs of genuine characters from one story to the next, but the stereotypes and archetypes overused by even many of the better known writers of our region do not appear. Dialogue, conflicts, and characters' mindsets in Koger's stories display both colorful humor and a deep realism that is never forced. While nearly all the stor [...]

    2. Koger captures the essence of her characters. Her "Testimony" is one of the memorable stories of this collection and recalls for me the work of Eudora Welty. If you teach, consider this collection.

    3. One of our best short story writers and teachers.health problems interrupted her career, which is really too sad

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