9 edition of The devil in the dooryard found in the catalog.
by Morrow in New York
|Statement||Gregory Blake Smith|
|LC Classifications||PS3569.M5356 D4 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||336 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||86012419|
With its faux Eiffel Tower, replica Gotham City and copycat Venice, Las Vegas is arguably the most postmodern city in the world. And in Gregory Blake Smith's intelligent, high-octane new novel. The Devil In the Dooryard “Smith has written an updated version of Santayana's The Last Puritan, a sardonic black comedy that shows we are still as haunted by the specters of savages and witches as .
The Author to Her Book; The Flesh and the Spirit; When Lilacs Last in the Doorway Bloom’d. WHEN LILACS LAST IN THE DOORYARD BLOOM’D. 1. W HEN lilacs last in the dooryard Author: Timothy Robbins. In his emotionally expansive new novel, Smith (The Divine Comedy of John Venner) spins out five narratives set in Newport, R.I., from its beginnings as a British colony to its later incarnati.
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Gregory Blake Smith is the author of numerous short stories and four novels, The Devil in the Dooryard, The Divine Comedy of John Venner, which was named a Notable Book of the Year by The New York Times, The Madonna of Las Vegas, and The Maze at Windermere.
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Directed by Louis King. With William Fairbanks, Ena Gregory, Joseph W. Girard, Robert McKenzie. Gregory Blake Smith (born ), is an American novelist and short story writer. His novel, The Divine Comedy of John Venner, was named a Notable Book of by The New York Times Book Review and his short story collection The Law of Miracles won the Juniper Prize for Fiction and the Minnesota Book.
Fast-paced morality tale by the author of The Devil in the Dooryard (). John Venner--a religion professor having a hard time with his soul--teaches at a New Hampshire college near New Eden, the. the devil’s storybook wishes the very pretty lady the harps of heaven the imp in the basket nuts a palindrome ashes perfection the rose and the minor demon the power of speech the devil’s other Reviews:.
The Devil's Storybook is a New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of the Year and a National Book Award Finalist for Children's Books. An ALA Notable Book. Chosen by School Library Journal as one of the Best of the Best BooksBrand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.* *The Devil in the Dooryard (Morrow X, Sep ’86 [Dec ’86], $, pp, hc) Fantasy novel, a literary ghost story; a first novel.
* _The Devil in the Dooryard (Ballantine.His previous works are the novels The Devil in the Dooryard (), The Divine Comedy of John Venner (), and The Madonna of Las Vegas (), as well as the short story collection The Law of .