Legend of a Suicide - Vann, David

Roy is still young when his father, a failed dentist and hapless fisherman, puts a .44 magnum to his head and commits suicide on the deck of his beloved boat. Throughout his life, Roy returns to that moment, gripped by its memory and the shadow it casts over his small-town boyhood, describing with poignant, mercurial wit his parents' woeful ... Read More

Legend of a Suicide 2010, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061875847

Trade paperback

Legend of a Suicide 2009, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141043784


Legend of a Suicide 2008, University of Massachusetts Press

ISBN-13: 9781558496729