The Mysteries of Linwood Hart

The Mysteries of Linwood Hart

by Richard Russo

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A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection
As his parents’ marriage disintegrates, a precocious if distracted fifth-grader starts to daydream about baseball, spaghetti, and his place in the universe. Pulitzer Prize-winning Richard Russo is one of America’s finest writers, and here, truthfully and with compassion, he unwinds the slow disillusionment of childhood.
A selection from Russo’s tenderhearted collection of short stories, The Whore’s Child.
An ebook short.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781101973707
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/18/2016
Series: A Vintage Short
Sold by: Random House
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 126,900
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Richard Russo is the author of eight novels; The Whore's Child, a collection of stories; and Elsewhere, a memoir. In 2002 he received the Pulitzer Prize for Empire Falls, which like Nobody's Fool was adapted to film, in a multiple-award-winning HBO mini-series. He lives in Portland, ME.


Gloversville, New York

Date of Birth:

July 15, 1949

Place of Birth:

Johnstown, New York


B.A., University of Arizona, 1967; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1979; M.F.A., University of Arizona, 1980

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Revisit Sully and crew for the laugh out loud funny antics of the police chief. Fun, fasr, funny!