The Deer Walking Upside Down


  • Author: Jerry McGahan
  • Release Date : 2015-08-01
  • Genre: Short Stories
  • File Size: 1697893 Bytes


In this debut short story collection from Jerry McGahan, nature in all its fascinating, perplexing, and maddening varieties intercedes with the complex yearnings, courtings, departings, and returnings of the human characters who inhabit the fringes of wilderness in contemporary Montana. Comprised of short fiction selected over a 20-year period, The Deer Walking Upside Down invites readers into a world where hard work and an abiding respect for all things wild inform the lives of this rural paradise, yet not without a price. As men and women reconcile passion and inclination, love and the wreckage of aging, there is always work to be done: fences to be repaired, hives to be tended to, livestock to be fed, and loves to be fostered. Steeped in the tradi...

Deer Walking Upside Down

Deer Walking Upside Down


  • Author : Jerry McGahan
  • Publisher : IPG
  • Release Date : 2015-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781936182787


Deer Walking Upside Down Book Description :

In this debut short story collection from Jerry McGahan, nature in all its fascinating, perplexing, and maddening varieties intercedes with the complex yearnings, courtings, departings, and returnings of the human characters who inhabit the fringes of wilderness in contemporary Montana. Comprised of short fiction selected over a 20-year period, The Deer Walking Upside Down invites readers into a world where hard work and an abiding respect for all things wild inform the lives of this rural paradise, yet not without a price. As men and women reconcile passion and inclination, love and the wreckage of aging, there is always work to be done: fences to be repaired, hives to be tended to, livestock to be fed, and loves to be fostered. Steeped in the tradi...

Spirit of the Buffalo

Spirit of the Buffalo


  • Author : Stan Mirel
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2010-12-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781453575932


Spirit of the Buffalo Book Description :

When I started writing my first western I began without a story, a title but with two unwashed characters that hated each other at first in the dark, filthy, cluttered log cabin so remotely embedded in the Canadian snow covered woods that escape on foot was impossible. After two murders occurred our heroine Marie is alone, raised without affection or a smile with only a fur trapper father escaped from prison. She finds herself alone until Peter Mark with a broken leg is fished out of the river with his horse and wagon. After months of fighting and distrust in the filthy hovel, they find love and Peter begins the trek to his home in Nevada in a wagon with Marie. They come to a Nez Perce village where Peter trades with Chief Joseph for three white wome...

The Best American Short Stories 2014
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

The Best American Short Stories 2014


  • Author : Jennifer Egan
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780547819242


The Best American Short Stories 2014 Book Description :

“The literary ‘Oscars’ features twenty outstanding examples of the best of the best in American short stories.” — Shelf Awareness for Readers The Best American Short Stories 2014 will be selected by national best-selling author Jennifer Egan, who won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for A Visit from the Goon Squad, heralded by Time magazine as “a new classic of American fiction.” Egan “possesses a satirist’s eye and a romance novelist’s heart” (New York Times Book Review)....

Buck Peterson s Complete Guide to Deer Hunting

Buck Peterson s Complete Guide to Deer Hunting


  • Author : Buck Peterson
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1580087388


Buck Peterson s Complete Guide to Deer Hunting Book Description :

Back by popular demand, the funniest author with a gun on his shoulder is making sure he still has the last word on deer and deer hunter behavior. The new and improved BUCK PETERSON'S COMPLETE GUIDE TO DEER HUNTING offers invaluable insights into hunting equipment, techniques, and habits, making it requisite reading for hunters with a sense of humor and for those in need of one.A sleeker, rowdier, and funnier update of the classic humor book for deer hunters.Revision includes new sections on mad deer disease, suburban camouflage and desperate housewives, and what to do with awful offal.The first edition sold more than 190,000 copies.First in a trilogy; fishing and bird-hunting guides to be published in fall 2006....

Survival Wisdom   Know How

Survival Wisdom Know How


  • Author : The Editors of Stackpole Books
  • Publisher : Black Dog & Leventhal
  • Release Date : 2012-09-19
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781603762731


Survival Wisdom Know How Book Description :

Survival Wisdom is a large-scale practical guide, jam-packed with information on every aspect of outdoor life and adventure. Survival Wisdom & Know-How is the most complete, all-in-one volume on every aspect of outdoor adventure and survival ever, from orienteering to campfire cooking to ice climbing and beyond. Culled from dozens of respected books from Stackpole, the industry's leader in outdoor adventure, this massive collection of wilderness know-how leaves absolutely nothing to chance when it comes to surviving and thriving in the wilderness—and appreciating every minute of it. Topics include Building Outdoor Shelter, Tracking Animals, Winter Camping, Tying Knots, Orienteering, Reading the Weather, Identifying Edible Plants and Berries, Surviv...

The Georgia Review

The Georgia Review


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: American literature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCR:31210024526038


The Georgia Review Book Description :

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Deer Hunting in Paris

Deer Hunting in Paris


  • Author : Paula Young Lee
  • Publisher : Travelers' Tales
  • Release Date : 2013-09-26
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609520816


Deer Hunting in Paris Book Description :

What happens when a Korean-American preacher’s kid refuses to get married, travels the world, and quits being vegetarian? She meets her polar opposite on an online dating site while sitting at a café in Paris, France and ends up in Paris, Maine, learning how to hunt. A memoir and a cookbook with recipes that skewer human foibles and celebrates DIY food culture, Deer Hunting in Paris is an unexpectedly funny exploration of a vanishing way of life in a complex cosmopolitan world. Sneezing madly from hay fever, Lee recovers her roots in rural Maine by running after a headless chicken, learning how to sight in a rifle, shooting skeet, and butchering animals. Along the way, she figures out how to keep her boyfriend’s conservative Republican family fr...

Gene Logsdon s Wildlife in Your Garden  Or  Dealing with Deer  Rabbits  Racoons  Moles  Crows  Sparrows  and Other of Nature s Creatures in Ways that Keep Them Around  But Away from Your Fruits and Vegetables

Gene Logsdon s Wildlife in Your Garden Or Dealing with Deer Rabbits Racoons Moles Crows Sparrows and Other of Nature s Creatures in Ways that Keep Them Around But Away from Your Fruits and Vegetables


  • Author : Gene Logsdon
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Gardening
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0878574549


Gene Logsdon s Wildlife in Your Garden Or Dealing with Deer Rabbits Racoons Moles Crows Sparrows and Other of Nature s Creatures in Ways that Keep Them Around But Away from Your Fruits and Vegetables Book Description :

Recommends techniques for attracting helpful animals to a garden and controlling garden pests without upsetting the ecological balance...

Deer Life
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Deer Life


  • Author : Ron Sexsmith
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Release Date : 2017-09-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459738782


Deer Life Book Description :

A humorously dark fairy tale of witchcraft, bullying, revenge, and a mysterious bowler hat. Ron Sexsmith takes the visual way with words usually showcased in his award-winning music and brings it to this whimsical yet serious story about a boy who finds out what happens when you kill a dog that belongs to a witch....