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THE LATEST RELEASE IN THE FURNASS SERIES

All Fall Down Cover

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

All Fall Down — 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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2 days ago

Richard Snodgrass

…thinking, I guess every world has its dangers no matter how bland or benign it appears, thinking, That’s the trouble with living in a valley, it’s cozy and safe but your horizons are too close and too high above your head and you spend your life wondering what is going on in the next valley….

From THE BUILDING
Book 1 of the Furnass Towers Trilogy
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3 days ago

Richard Snodgrass

Mossy Trunk and Cherry Blossoms, 1837, by Utagawa Hiroshige who was considered the last great master of the ukiyo-e genre (“pictures of the floating world”).

More of his works here: publicdomainreview.org/collections/utagawa-hiroshige-last-great-master-of-ukiyo-e/

And at our online prints shop here: publicdomainreview.org/shop/fine-art-prints/?filter_artist=utagawa-hiroshige
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1 week ago

Richard Snodgrass

. . .soon the black sky will lighten above the hills on the other side of the valley with the first hint of dawn, soon the workers will arrive on the empty floors of the building under construction and there will be different currents at play, different forces at work, but for now the construction site is quiet and the town is quiet, no one is about, nothing stirs, except . . . there, do you see it? . . . a solitary pickup truck is parked at the end of the wood fence that fronts the jobsite along the main street . . . a man sits at the wheel, the jobsite superintendent, drinking a cup of coffee, waiting, thinking about something . . . .

from THE BUILDING
Book 1 of the Furnass Towers Trilogy
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