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Praying Drunk

(2014)
A collection of stories by

 
 
“I finished this book with my heart pounding and grateful, my coffee cold and my smile wide and crying like a baby.” —Daniel Handler
 
The characters in Praying Drunk speak in tongues, torture classmates, fall in love, abandon their children, keep machetes beneath passenger seats, and collect porcelain figurines. Ranging from Kentucky to Florida to Haiti, these stories enact the struggle to remain physically and spiritually alive throughout an untamable, turbulent world.
 
Described as an author whose “voice lands somewhere between William Faulkner and Stephen King,” Kyle Minor presents a dark, compelling collection of fiction showcasing the talent that has earned him multiple literary honors (New Pages).

Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"I finished this book with my heart pounding and grateful, my coffee cold and my smile wide and crying like a baby." - Daniel Handler


Used availability for Kyle Minor's Praying Drunk

Paperback Editions

February 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Praying Drunk
Author(s): Kyle Minor
ISBN: 1-936747-63-4 / 978-1-936747-63-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sarabande Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

January 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Praying Drunk: Stories
Author(s): Kyle Minor
Publisher: Sarabande Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA