Jacob and Edna have fallen on hard times. They haven't lost everything the way others have, but they have lost enough. When one of their hens stops laying eggs, it seems like the final straw. Jacob is determined to solve the mystery. What he discovers is as heartbreaking as it is revelatory. This is just one of the remarkable stories in Burning Bright - an award-winning collection that confirms why Ron Rash has won comparisons with John Steinbeck, Cormac McCarthy and Gabriel Garcia Marquez. It is rare that an author can ...

Burning Bright 2012, Canongate Books Ltd, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9780857861177


Mass-market paperback

Burning Bright 2011, Canongate Books Ltd, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9780857861153