American Sycamore

American Sycamore

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The lives of congenial American fly-fisherman Billy and his younger sister Alice meander alongside the Susquehanna River in this offbeat coming-of-age novel of death, madness, and fishing by debut author Karen Fielding. What starts out as a frolic of losers and drifters along the American riverscape flows into something more sinister when twelve-year-old Billy Sycamore encounters a stranger in the woods, while Alice is left to deal with the fall-out. In the spirit of Richard Brautigana€™s Trout Fishing in America and idiosyncratic like a George Saunders story, American Sycamore is a funny and fractious narrative about growing up in a small town in northeast America, with not a lot to do, but a whole lot to worry about.EARTH. BATTERIES. The economic structure of our town is straightforward. Youa#39; ve either got old money, new money, ornomoney. Tokeepfrom having no money when he was releasedfrom the psychiatricunit Billy was going to sell Holy Wateranbsp;...


Title:American Sycamore
Author: Karen Fielding
Publisher:Seren - 2014-03-15
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