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Signals

(2017)
A collection of stories by

 
After the stunning historical novels The Clearing and The Missing, Tim Gautreaux now ranges freely through contemporary life with 12 new stories and eight from previous collections. Most are set in his beloved Louisiana, many hard by or on the Mississippi River, others in North Carolina, and even in midwinter Minnesota. But generally it's heat, humidity, and bugs that beset his people as they wrestle with affairs of the heart, matters of faith, and the pros and cons of tight-knit communities - a remarkable cast of characters, primarily of the working class, proud and knowledgeable about the natural or mechanical world, their lives marked by a prized stereo or a magical sewing machine retrieved from a locked safe, boats and card games, and casinos, grandparents and grandchildren and those in between, their experiences leading them to the ridiculous or the scarifying or the sublime; most of them striving for what's right and good, others tearing off in the opposite direction.

 
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Hardback Editions

January 2017 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Signals: New and Selected Stories
Author(s): Tim Gautreaux
ISBN: 0-451-49304-4 / 978-0-451-49304-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

December 2017 : USA Paperback
Title: Signals: New and Selected Stories
Author(s): Tim Gautreaux
ISBN: 1-101-97251-3 / 978-1-101-97251-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

January 2017 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Signals: New and Selected Stories
Author(s): Tim Gautreaux
ISBN: 1-68168-379-2 / 978-1-68168-379-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: HighBridge Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 2017 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Signals: New and Selected Stories
Author(s): Tim Gautreaux
Publisher: HighBridge, a Division of Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

January 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Signals: New and Selected Stories
Author(s): Tim Gautreaux
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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