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Richard Ford (1) (1944–)

Autor(a) de Independence Day

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59+ Works 16,151 Membros 386 Críticas 76 Favorited

About the Author

He was born in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1944 & grew up there & in Little Rock, Arkansas. He graduated from Michigan State University & received an M. F. A. in 1970 from the University of California at Irvine. He has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and grants from the National Endowment for the mostrar mais Arts & American Academy of Arts & Letters Award for Literature. He was also given the 1994 Rea Award. In 2001 he was awarded the PEN/Malamud prize. He made The New York Times Best Seller List for his title's Canada and Let Me Be Frank with You. He was also a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction with his title, Let Me Be Frank With You. (Publisher Provided) mostrar menos

Séries

Obras por Richard Ford

Independence Day (1995) 3,060 exemplares
The Sportswriter (1986) 2,903 exemplares
Canada (2012) 2,291 exemplares
The Lay of the Land (2006) 1,657 exemplares
Rock Springs: Stories (1987) 992 exemplares
Women with Men (1997) 744 exemplares
Let Me Be Frank With You (2014) 700 exemplares
Wildlife (1990) 686 exemplares
A Multitude of Sins (2002) 672 exemplares
The Granta Book of the American Short Story (1992) — Editor — 368 exemplares
A Piece of My Heart (1976) 306 exemplares
The Ultimate Good Luck (1986) 271 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 1990 (1990) — Editor — 218 exemplares
The New Granta Book of the American Short Story (2007) — Editor — 211 exemplares
Sorry for Your Trouble: Stories (2020) 158 exemplares
The Bascombe Novels (2009) 108 exemplares
Be Mine (2023) 105 exemplares
The Granta Book of the American Long Story (1822) — Editor — 97 exemplares
The Best American Sports Writing 1999 (1999) — Editor — 48 exemplares
Vintage Ford (2004) 46 exemplares
The Womanizer {story} (1993) 20 exemplares
Occidentals {story} (1997) 20 exemplares
My Mother, in Memory (1988) 20 exemplares
Jealous {story} (1995) 18 exemplares
Flores en las grietas (2013) 8 exemplares
Good Raymond (1999) 5 exemplares
Irische Passagiere (2020) 4 exemplares
American Tropical (in Antaeus) (2005) 3 exemplares
Valpen (2022) 3 exemplares
Great Falls {story} 2 exemplares
Rien à déclarer (2021) 2 exemplares
Empire {story} 2 exemplares
Communist {story} (1987) 2 exemplares
O Sal da Terra (2009) 1 exemplar
Fireworks {story} 1 exemplar
Puppy {story} 1 exemplar
Accommodations 1 exemplar
Optimists {story} 1 exemplar
Winterkill {story} 1 exemplar
Children {story} 1 exemplar
Att prv̲a lyckan (1993) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Revolutionary Road (1961) — Prefácio, algumas edições6,763 exemplares
Light Years (1975) — Introdução, algumas edições1,180 exemplares
My Mistress's Sparrow Is Dead (2008) — Contribuidor — 760 exemplares
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories (1994) — Contribuidor — 477 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 2002 (2002) — Contribuidor — 460 exemplares
Writers on Writing: Collected Essays from the New York Times (2001) — Contribuidor — 443 exemplares
Baseball: A Literary Anthology (2002) — Contribuidor — 334 exemplares
The essential tales of Chekhov (1999) — Introdução; Editor — 328 exemplares
100 Years of The Best American Short Stories (2015) — Contribuidor — 278 exemplares
Why I Write: Thoughts on the Craft of Fiction (1998) — Contribuidor — 187 exemplares
The Last Best Place: A Montana Anthology (1988) — Contribuidor — 178 exemplares
The Best American Essays 1997 (1997) — Contribuidor — 154 exemplares
Granta 21: The Story-Teller (1987) — Contribuidor — 153 exemplares
Granta 31: The General (1990) — Contribuidor — 143 exemplares
Granta 62: What Young Men Do (1998) — Contribuidor — 140 exemplares
Still Wild: Short Fiction of the American West 1950 to the Present (2000) — Contribuidor — 135 exemplares
Granta 72: Overreachers (2000) — Contribuidor — 132 exemplares
The Ecco Anthology of Contemporary American Short Fiction (2008) — Contribuidor — 122 exemplares
Granta 50: Fifty (1995) — Contribuidor — 117 exemplares
Granta 40: The Womanizer (1992) — Contribuidor — 113 exemplares
The Best American Essays 1989 (1989) — Contribuidor — 100 exemplares
Granta 15: The Fall of Saigon (1985) — Contribuidor — 97 exemplares
The Best American Short Stories 1986 (1986) — Contribuidor — 97 exemplares
Granta 19: More Dirt (1986) — Contribuidor — 76 exemplares
The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories (2005) — Contribuidor — 73 exemplares
Granta 8: Dirty Realism (1983) — Contribuidor — 72 exemplares
An Innocent Abroad: Life-Changing Trips from 35 Great Writers (2014) — Contribuidor — 71 exemplares
Great Esquire Fiction (1983) — Contribuidor — 70 exemplares
What's Your Story? Postcard Collection (2008) — Contribuidor — 60 exemplares
Novel Voices (2003) — Contribuidor — 55 exemplares
Granta 12: The True Adventures of The Rolling Stones (1984) — Contribuidor — 44 exemplares
Antaeus No. 75/76, Autumn 1994 - The Final Issue (1994) — Contribuidor — 32 exemplares
Writers on writing (2002) — Contribuidor — 29 exemplares
The Best of Montana's Short Fiction (2004) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
The Fights (1996) — Introdução, algumas edições16 exemplares
Mississippi Writers: An Anthology (1991) — Contribuidor — 14 exemplares
A Portrait of Southern Writers: Photographs (2000) — Contribuidor — 13 exemplares
Brothers: 26 Stories of Love and Rivalry (2009) — Contribuidor — 13 exemplares
The Paris Review 167 2003 Fall (2003) — Contribuidor — 12 exemplares
Caleb Cain Marcus: Goddess (2015) — Prefácio — 3 exemplares
TriQuarterly 48: Western Stories — Contribuidor — 2 exemplares

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Richard Ford: American Author Challenge em 75 Books Challenge for 2015 (Novembro 2015)

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I found this a disappointing coda to Ford's Sportswriter series of novels about Frank Bascombe. The aimlessness and self-satisfied musings, with their hint of knowing cynicism, seemed light-weight and scattered. The characters were pencil sketches, without depth or colour, including Frank, who if you haven't read the previous novels, will seem irritatingly fragmented and unfounded. And the short-story format is a let down. Ford makes nothing of the form beyond providing a few scenes from what might have been a novel, but for which project he ran out of energy - and perhaps, time.… (mais)
 
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breathslow | 34 outras críticas | Jan 27, 2024 |
His best. Ever.
 
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fmclellan | 134 outras críticas | Jan 23, 2024 |
Powerful and very different from the Bascombe novels, Ford experiments with structure.
 
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monicaberger | 134 outras críticas | Jan 22, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
59
Also by
46
Membros
16,151
Popularidade
#1,406
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
386
ISBN
660
Línguas
22
Marcado como favorito
76

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