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One Foot in Eden

Rash, Ron

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ISBN 10: 0970897251 / ISBN 13: 9780970897251
Published by Novello Press, Charlotte NC, 2002
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Signed. A Very Good copy in brown cloth, in a Near Fine dust jacket. Light bump to the bottom corner of the rear cover. Signed by the author at the title page, and with a program from the signing event laid in loosely. Bookseller Inventory # 040484

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Title: One Foot in Eden

Publisher: Novello Press, Charlotte NC

Publication Date: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition (first printing).

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Winner of the 2002 Novello Literary Award, One Foot in Eden is the first novel from acclaimed poet and short-fiction writer Ron Rash. The book was chosen for publication from more than 100 manuscript submissions. A richly textured story of love and murder, One Foot in Eden unfolds through the distinctive voices of a small-town sheriff, a young married couple, and those who share in their secrets. Sheriff Will Alexander knows who murdered Holland Winchester, but he can't find the body and no one's talking, least of all Holland's neighbor, Billy Holcombe. And Billy's pretty wife Amy seems to know something about it, too. For years, the mystery will go unsolved-until the day the power company forces everyone out and floods the valley and family farms where this close-knit community has lived and worked for generations. Rash is a native Appalachian, and writes with deep understanding and affection for a region often misunderstood. The story is a tribute to a time, place, and way of life slowly vanishing from the modern South.

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Ron Rash teaches English at TriCounty Technical College in Pendleton, S.C., and teaches poetry in the Queens College M.F.A. program in Charlotte, N.C. His other published works include three books of poetry, two collections of short stories, and a children's book. In 1994 he was awarded an NEA Fellowship.

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