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THE LATEST RELEASE IN THE FURNASS SERIES

Holding On

 

Holding On — here’s a video introduction to the latest book in Richard Snodgrass’ Books of Furnass Series. To learn more about Holding On click here.

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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Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) La salle de danse à Arles, 1888
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Timeline PhotosHappy birthday Gustave Flaubert, born on this day in 1821. Although best known for his masterpiece Madame Bovary, Flaubert's life's obsession, which he spent nearly thirty years working on, was a surreal and largely ‘unreadable’ retelling of the temptation of Saint Anthony. Colin Dickey explores how it was only in the dark and compelling illustrations of Odilon Redon, made years later, that Flaubert’s strangest work finally came to life: buff.ly/2VTnZmc

(Also, Redon prints in our online shop here: buff.ly/2LIxHEP)
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If you only read--or give--one of the Books of Furnass this year, make it HOLDING ON: Stories of Furnass. Included in IndieReader's “Best Reviewed Books of the Month." www.RichardSnodgrass.com

“A finely crafted, often haunting portrait of a steel town….”
Kirkus Reviews
“…a powerful achievement from a truly standout author.”
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