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Thomas McGuane


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Thomas Francis McGuane III  is an American author. His work includes nine novels, short fiction and screenplays, as well as three collections of essays devoted to his life in the outdoors.
 
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The Tennis Handsome (1983)
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"The Tennis Handsome is a miracle of invention..."
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Night Swimming (1999)
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"I read Pete Fromm with growing admiration for the vigor of his well-made writing and for his generous heart. Night Swimming finds him at the center of the urgent, affecting world he has made his own."
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The Overstory (2018)
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"The Overstory is a visionary, accessible legend for the planet that owns us, its exaltation and its peril, a remarkable achievement by a great writer."
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Cherry (2018)
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"After page one, only the faint hearted will manage to put down this brilliant screech from a life of war, crime and addiction, a powerful book that declares the arrival of a real writer who has made art out of anguish."

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