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The John Fante Reader

Authors: Cooper, Stephen & Fante, John
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
BISAC/Subject: FIC019000, FIC004000, FIC029000
ISBN: 9780062036803, Related ISBNs: 0062036807, 9780060959487, 9780062036803
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 336,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

It's not every day that a writer, almost unheard of in his lifetime, emerges twenty years after his death as a voice of his generation. But then again, there aren't many writers with such irrepressible genius as John Fante.

The John Fante Reader is the important next step in the reintroduction of this influential author to modern audiences. Combining excerpts from his novels and stories, as well as his never-before-published letters, this collection is the perfect primer on the work of a writer -- underappreciated in his time -- who is finally taking his place in the pantheon of twentieth-century American writers.

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