The River Swimmer

The River Swimmer


Book - 2013
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Two novellas provide insight into the human condition as a sixty-year-old art history academic embarks on an unexpected journey of discovery and a young farm boy is drawn to the water of Lake Michigan as an escape.
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, c2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780802120731
Branch Call Number: F HAR
Characteristics: 198 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Harrison, Jim 1937- Land of unlikeness


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ChristchurchLib Jun 17, 2013

"This stellar collection of novellas, written by one of the most beloved writers in America, provides profound insight into the human condition. A 60-year-old art history academic embarks on an unexpected journey of rediscovery; a dog catcher goes on the road looking for love, and a young Midwestern farm boy has a love of water which leads to unforeseen consequences." June 2013 Fiction A to Z newsletter

Mar 04, 2013

Excellent writer but too bawdy for me.

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