Dexterity: A Novel

By: Bauer, Douglas

Price: $11.74

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Book Condition: VeryGood



Douglas Bauer's profound and exquisitely written first novel quickly established him as one of America's best new writers. This is the story of Ed and Ramona, high school lovers who married young. And when Ramona, seeing the ever-clearer reality of life with Ed, turns and walks away from her house, from her life, and from her small baby boy, Ed is stunned into a depth of uncomprehending rage. With a deer hunter's patience and a maniacal precision, Ed gathers what he needs and, in the dark of early winter, leaves to find his wife.

This darkly poetic novel is imbued with the same tough and tender understanding of the emotional lives of real people that distinguishes Bauer's subsequent novels, The Very Air and The Book of Famous Iowans.

Title: Dexterity: A Novel

Author Name: Bauer, Douglas

Categories: Other,

Publisher: University Of Iowa Press: 2014-11-01

ISBN Number: 1609382676

ISBN Number 13: 9781609382674

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: VeryGood

Seller ID: M1609382676Z2