Re: RARA-AVIS: One Monday We Killed Them All

From: Anthony Dauer (
Date: 15 Jun 2003


It may also be interesting to contrast them with Daniel Woodrell's "country noir" ... your description isn't that far off from Woodrell's work. I've only read "Give Us A Kiss" myself, so I may not be the best judge. Thoughts?

On 6/15/03 13:04, "William Denton" <> wrote:

> ONE MONDAY is told by Fenn Hillyer, a police lieutenant in Brook City, a
> small, decaying city in some southeastern state that has hills and
> backwoods country folk who don't like being bothered. His loving wife is
> Meg, and his brother-in-law is Dwight McAran, who just got out of jail
> after serving time for beating a woman to death. McAran's a violent hood
> who cares about nobody and will use his sister's affection to get what he
> wants.

Anthony Dauer

A stretch of the mean streets on the web.
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