Country of Cold: Stories of Sex and Death

Country of Cold Stories of Sex and Death A Vintage Tales Book Graduating from high school in a small Canadian town you are immediately faced with two stark choices leave or stay Country of Cold follows the stories of a disparate group of Du

  • Title: Country of Cold: Stories of Sex and Death
  • Author: Kevin Patterson
  • ISBN: 9780385506274
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A Vintage Tales Book Graduating from high school in a small Canadian town, you are immediately faced with two stark choices leave or stay Country of Cold follows the stories of a disparate group of Dunsmuir, Manitoba s class of 1980, most of whom leave, imagining that life happens elsewhere They flee to the freedom of the big cities of the world and the far corners ofA Vintage Tales Book Graduating from high school in a small Canadian town, you are immediately faced with two stark choices leave or stay Country of Cold follows the stories of a disparate group of Dunsmuir, Manitoba s class of 1980, most of whom leave, imagining that life happens elsewhere They flee to the freedom of the big cities of the world and the far corners of Canada, but many end up feeling rootless and alone, whether as a physician in an Arctic Inuit community, a temporary boyfriend in Paris, or a student in the McGill Ghetto The characters attempt to unravel the impossible puzzles of adulthood searching for answers by hurtling over falls in a barrel, building a boat to escape a teen daughter gone bad, or embarking on an unlikely affair with a two bit wrestler Kevin Patterson won international accolades for his wonderfully observed and moving memoir, The Water in Between This fiction debut confirms him as a major new literary talent From the Trade Paperback edition.

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    • There is much to like in this collection of loosely linked short stories. Number one on my list would have to be the story "Hudson Bay, In Winter", which is convincing in its depiction of the far north (not that I've ever been there). I see from the author bio that he has lived there working as a doctor, so that explains the outsider's take on the people and the landscape; what I didn't expect was how the writing here rises a notch from what precedes it in the collection, succeeding even more wi [...]


    • A broken string of ordinary gems. That phrase sums up my impression of this book, where each story is a finely-polished and beautifully written portrait of a life, all the more memorable for being (with occasional exceptions) all too ordinarily. Where Patterson lost me was on the thread that links the stories together: trying to follow the narrative as a whole took more effort than I normally like to put into reading fiction. Even so, he has my applause.





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