Ebook for pc download free The Hotel Eden (English Edition) by Ron Carlson 9780393331790

The Hotel Eden

The Hotel Eden

by Ron Carlson

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780393331790
Pages: 228
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 6 Mb
Date posting: 2021-04-11
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In the title story a young man waiting in the Hotel Eden discovers - as many others have - that Eden is not a permanent domicile. In "Zanduce at Second," a baseball player turned killer-by-accident undergoes a surprising transformation. We root for escaped felon Ray ("A Note on the Type") as he carves his name on a culvert wall. We drive through the sweltering summer streets of Phoenix as a nineteen-year-old narrator goes through an unsettling sexual awakening ("Oxygen"). In these and other stories, whether his characters are getting sabotaged by nightcaps or encountering nudists on a rafting trip, Ron Carlson takes us to a generous array of places in a new way. Finally, in "The Chromium Hook," he takes us to a lovers'