Nine bar blues : stories from an ancient future
|Format:||Print Book 2020|
|Availability:||Available at 6 Libraries 6 of 7 copies|
The stories collected in Nine Bar Blues weave emotion, spirit, and music, captivating readers with newfound alchemy and the murmurs of dark gods. Rooted in rhythm, threaded with magic, these tales encompass worlds that begin in river bottoms, pass through spectral gates, and end in distant uncharted worlds. These stories describe the pain that often accompanies the confines of sanctuary and the joy that is inextricably bound to the troubles of hard living. Nine Bar Blues sings a multiverse of fully realized worlds that readers will remember for ages to come and cherish from page to heart thumping, foot-stomping page.
Thirteen year long song
Aunt Dissy's policy dream book
River clap your hands
Stars come down
The parts that make us monsters
The dragon can't dance
Who needs the stars if the full moon loves you?
Shanequa's blues, or, Another shotgun lullaby
Madame and the map : a Journey in five movements
Origins of Southern spirit music.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- Psychological aspects
Sisters -- Fiction.
Gods -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Nashville, Tennessee :2020
|Edition||First USA edition.|
|Other Titles|| Short stories.
315 pages ; 22 cm