Lily King meets Patricia Highsmith in this slyly seductive debut set on an eerily beautiful farm teeming with secrets.
A delightful fictional account of the small town Ce´sar Aira grew up in—not so long ago
“If Chaucer were a Texan writing today . . . this is how he would have written and this is how he would have felt.”— New York Times
“Every line is poetry down and dirty in the mud, right where it belongs.” — Publishers Weekly
“McMurtry is an alchemist who converts the basest materials to gold.” — New York Times Book Review