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River Dogs

(1987)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Robert Olmstead's stories transport readers into the raw, uncompromising landscape of rural New Hampshire, where simple survival is always complicated by desperate acts or murderous accidents: boys drowning a bagful of puppies, men buried alive under a mountain of corn silage, suicide on a foreclosed farm.

Genre: General Fiction

Praise for this book

"Olmstead has the skill for lending every present moment an extraordinary, sensuous glow." - Madison Smartt Bell


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Paperback Editions

August 1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: River Dogs: Stories
Author(s): Robert Olmstead
ISBN: 0-8050-5120-1 / 978-0-8050-5120-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
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February 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: River Dogs
Author(s): Robert Olmstead
ISBN: 0-7493-9163-4 / 978-0-7493-9163-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Minerva
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March 1987 : USA Paperback
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Title: RIVER DOGS
Author(s): Robert Olmstead
ISBN: 0-394-74684-8 / 978-0-394-74684-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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