After the parade

by Dorothy Garlock

Publisher: Warner Books in New York

Written in English
Cover of: After the parade | Dorothy Garlock
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Places:

  • Oklahoma,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Oklahoma -- Fiction,
  • United States -- History -- 1945-1953 -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementDorothy Garlock.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1942 vol. 14
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p. ;
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3668607M
ISBN 100446608114
LC Control Number2002599322
OCLC/WorldCa43738389

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After 20 years under the Pygmalion-like care of his older partner, Walter, Aaron Englund at last decides it is time to take control of his own fate. But soon after establishing himself in San Francisco, Aaron sees that real freedom will not come until he has made peace with his memories of Mortonville, Minnesota: a cramped town whose souls form a constellation of his childhood heartbreaks.

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“After the Parade is remarkable both for the clarity and precision of Lori Ostlund's writing and her seemingly clairvoyant empathy for the misfits of the world: the different, the foreign, the gay, the bullied, the lonely. Aaron Englund is one of the most lovable, quietly heroic protagonists in recent memory, and Ostlund is a gem of a writer.”.

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Written with homespun charm and unceasing vitality, After the Parade is a glorious new anthem for the outsider. Lori Ostlund’s first collection of stories, The Bigness of the World, received the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, the California Book Award for First Fiction, and the Edmund White Debut Fiction Award.

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