On the tiny Isle aux Chiens in the central coastal curve east of the tripartite mouth of the Mississippi, live the witty, resourceful and often inscrutable descendants of Louisiana's French-Spanish pioneers. They watch, they quarrel and they love, always beneath a hard, blue sky.
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Shirley Ann Grau is the author of three story collections and six novels, including The Keepers of the House, winner of the Pulitzer Prize; Roadwalkers; and The House on Coliseum Street. She lives in New Orleans and on Martha's Vineyard.Review:
"Grau recreates in all its dimensions the singular life of an inbred, almost isolated little world".
-- THE ATLANTIC
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Book Description Random House, 1958. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110394427777