Hugh Hood,Michael Gnarowski's Flying a Red Kite (Voyageur Classics) PDF

By Hugh Hood,Michael Gnarowski

A attractive new version of Hugh Hood’s debut tale collection.

It begun towards the tip of the Nineteen Thirties, whilst the younger Hugh Hood serviced a flourishing Saturday night Post supply direction with greater than fifty weekly buyers. That was once the place the author-to-be first encountered the fast tale, within the fiction of the recognized journal writers Damon Runyon, man Gilpatric, Arthur teach, and the grasp of all of them, P.G. Wodehouse.

Hood could cross directly to write numerous novels and brief tale collections. might be extra importantly, he will be a founding member of the now-legendary Montreal tale Tellers crew. Reissued right here on its fifty fifth anniversary, Hood’s first number of brief fiction, Flying a purple Kite comprises a few of his such a lot recognized brief fiction, from the post-apocalyptic visions of “After the Sirens” to the Faulknerian portrait of rural Ontario in “Three Halves of a House.” Flying a crimson Kite is a necessary window into the paintings of an incredible and specific Canadian talent.

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