New PDF release: Aquaboogie: A Novel in Stories

By Susan Straight

Susan Straight’s beautiful debut: a suite of brief fiction a couple of hardscrabble city whose population attempt to reconcile their outdated methods with a few disconcerting new ones  

These fourteen interconnected tales happen in Rio Seco, a fictional urban in California in response to the author’s place of origin of Riverside. With its fire-prone mountains, palm timber, and pig farms, the languid velocity of lifestyles in Rio Seco has the exact air of the South, and certainly a number of the town’s older citizens hail from Mississippi. yet regardless of a colourful feel of group, either young and old are hemmed in by way of poverty and strife. youth fight to outlive shootings, siblings are misplaced to cigarettes laced with embalming fluid, and older kinfolk are driven out in their houses to make approach for improvement. With exemplary compassion, immediately brings those characters’ tales to searing life.  

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