The River Swimmer

The River Swimmer


Average Rating:
Rate this:
Two novellas provide insight into the human condition as a sixty-year-old art history academic embarks on an unexpected journey of discovery and a young farm boy is drawn to the water of Lake Michigan as an escape.
Publisher: New York : Grove Press
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780802193803
Characteristics: 1 online resource
text file
Alternative Title: Land of unlikeness.

Related Resources


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

ChristchurchLib Jun 17, 2013

"This stellar collection of novellas, written by one of the most beloved writers in America, provides profound insight into the human condition. A 60-year-old art history academic embarks on an unexpected journey of rediscovery; a dog catcher goes on the road looking for love, and a young Midwestern farm boy has a love of water which leads to unforeseen consequences." June 2013 Fiction A to Z newsletter

Mar 04, 2013

Excellent writer but too bawdy for me.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at MCPL

To Top