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By Susan Straight

Susan Straight’s beautiful debut: a set of brief fiction a couple of hardscrabble city whose population try and reconcile their previous methods with a few disconcerting new ones  


These fourteen interconnected tales occur in Rio Seco, a fictional urban in California according to the author’s fatherland of Riverside. With its fire-prone mountains, palm bushes, and pig farms, the languid velocity of existence in Rio Seco has the detailed air of the South, and certainly some of the town’s older citizens hail from Mississippi. yet regardless of a colourful feel of neighborhood, either young and old are hemmed in by way of poverty and strife. youth fight to outlive shootings, siblings are misplaced to cigarettes laced with embalming fluid, and older relations are driven out in their houses to make means for improvement. With exemplary compassion, instantly brings those characters’ tales to searing life.  

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