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THE LATEST RELEASE IN THE FURNASS SERIES

Some Rise

Some Rise — here’s a video introduction to the latest book in Richard Snodgrass’ Furnass Series. To learn more about Some Rise click here.

Some Rise — Available Now!

Critical Acclaim

For Richard Snodgrass’ Novels

Richard
Snodgrass

Author &
Photographer

Richard Snodgrass’s short stories and essays have appeared in the New England Review/Bread Loaf Quarterly, South Dakota Review, California Review, Pittsburgh Quarterly, and elsewhere. He is also a master photographer who has been artist-in-residence at LightWorks (University of Syracuse) and at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation in Taos, New Mexico. He is the recipient of a fellowship from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.

In 1989, Viking published Snodgrass’s novel There’s Something in the Back Yard to critical acclaim: “Observe this mysterious book and be changed,” wrote Jack Stephens in the Washington Post Book World. Snodgrass is also the author of An Uncommon Field: The Flight 93 Temporary Memorial, published in September of 2011 by Carnegie Mellon University Press, and Kitchen Things: An Album of Vintage Utensils and Farm Kitchen Recipes, published in 2013 by Skyhorse and named one of the year’s “best books to get you thinking about food” by the Associated Press.

Richard Snodgrass lives in Pittsburgh, PA with his wife Marty and two indomitable female tuxedo cats, raised from feral kittens, named Frankie and Becca.

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WATCH: F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of "The Great Gatsby" STOLE his best material from his wife, Zelda. His epic manipulations kept Zelda quiet and his reputation squeaky clean. But not anymore.

Once again to Zelda!

It's women's history month, it's time to rewrite the history books and give women the credit they deserve. Cup of Jane
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"One of the most engaging family sagas/literary mysteries we’ve read in years." -- Indie Reader “Approved”

And Book Three of the Furnass Trilogy--ALL FALL DOWN--is coming December 3rd! For more information go to: www.RichardSnodgrass.com
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Born today in 1889, the Scottish writer and translator C. K. Scott Moncrieff, whose epic English translation of Proust’s A la recherche du temps perdu is widely hailed as a masterpiece in its own right. His rendering of the title as Remembrance of Things Past is not, however, considered a high point. William C. Carter explores the two men’s correspondence on this somewhat sticky issue and how the Shakespearean title missed the mark regarding Proust’s theory of memory — publicdomainreview.org/2013/11/13/lost-in-translation-proust-and-scott-moncrieff/ ... See MoreSee Less

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