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|Title||:||Provinces of Night|
|Publisher||:||faber and faber|
|Number of Pages||:||292|
|Category||:||Fiction, Southern gothic, Historical fiction, Southern, Literary fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Provinces of Night The year is and E F Bloodworth has returned to his home a forgotten corner of Tennessee after twenty years of roaming The wife he walked out on has withered and faded His three sons are grown and angry Warren is a womanising alcoholic Boyd is driven by jealousy to hunt down his wife s lover and Brady puts hexes on his enemies from his mother s porch Only Fleming the old man s grandson treats him with respect and sees past all the hatred realising the way it can poison a man s soul It is ultimately the love of Raven Lee a sloe eyed beauty from another town that gives Fleming the courage to reject his family s curse .
In a tale redolent with the crumbling loyalties and age old strife of the post war American South made familiar to us by Cormac McCarthy Gay s characters inhabit a world driven by blood ties that strangle as they bind A coming of age novel a love story and a portrait of a family torn apart b Provinces of Night b introduced a distinctive new voice in American fiction and a superb cast of characters