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Aryn Kyle

Autor(a) de The God of Animals

4+ Works 1,128 Membros 60 Críticas 1 Favorited

About the Author

Aryn Kyle is the author of the bestselling novel The God of Animals and a graduate of the University of Montana writing program. Her short stories have appeared in many publications including Best New American Voices 2005 and Best American Short Stories 2007. Her story Foaling Season won a National mostrar mais Magazine Award for Fiction for The Atlantic Monthly. She is also the recipient of the American Library Association's Alex Award, the Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Award, and other honors. She lives in New York City. mostrar menos

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Obras por Aryn Kyle

The God of Animals (2007) 1,019 exemplares
Allegiance 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Best American Short Stories 2007 (2007) — Contribuidor — 831 exemplares
Best New American Voices 2005 (2004) — Contribuidor — 67 exemplares
The Best American Magazine Writing 2005 (2005) — Contribuidor — 54 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1978
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Educação
Colorado State University
University of Montana

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The story centers on a young girl, about 12-years-old, attempting to understand her world. Alice Winston lives in Colorado, on a horse farm with her parents. Alice's mother remains hidden in the bedroom and very seldom ventures out of this cocoon. Alice's older sister has eloped with a rodeo cowboy, and Alice spends every day helping her father run their shabby horse farm. Aryn Kyle presents a vivid story of the trials and joys of horsemanship, but the story turns to despair at every turn. I felt trapped in the odyssey of The Grapes of Wrath, minus the eloquent language. Alice develops her first crush for a totally inappropriate male. The book ends tragically and the ending permeates the book with despair and hopelessness.… (mais)
 
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delphimo | 52 outras críticas | Jan 18, 2017 |
I've had this book for ages on my shelf. While it was well written and covered some interesting aspects of love, the multiple levels of sadness present in it ultimately overwhelmed everything else for me.
 
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Obras
4
Also by
3
Membros
1,128
Popularidade
#22,766
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
60
ISBN
32
Línguas
3
Marcado como favorito
1

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