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Mink River

Like Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood and Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg Ohio Brian Doyle's stunning fiction debut brings a town to life through the jumbled lives and braided stories of its people In a small fictional town on the Oregon coast there are love affairs and almost love affairs mystery and hilarity bears and tears brawls and boats a garr. I haven t enjoyed a book this much in sooooooo long Set in a tiny coastal Oregon town this story is populated with characters who seem to leap off the page and speak their lines directly into your ear they are that real Brian Doyle breaks all the good writing rules yet this book is rich and layered and beautiful and profound Riotous and complex Doyle s lush tale compels you to read faster than you d like because you can t stand not knowing just what the heck is going to happen here Every sentence is a tiny jewel you want to roll around on your tongue and slowly savor u The Breach of Crowns people In a small fictional town on the Oregon coast there are love affairs and almost love affairs mystery and hilarity bears and tears brawls and boats a garr. I haven t enjoyed a book this much in sooooooo long Set in a tiny coastal Oregon town this story is Icebergs populated with characters who seem to leap off the The Line page and speak their lines directly into your ear they are that real Brian Doyle breaks all the good writing rules yet this book is rich and layered and beautiful and Your Naughty Playmate 3 - Cuckolding Fantasy profound Riotous and complex Doyle s lush tale compels you to read faster than you d like because you can t stand not knowing just what the heck is going to happen here Every sentence is a tiny jewel you want to roll around on your tongue and slowly savor u

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Field Babies are born A car is cut in half with a saw A river confesses what it's thinking It's the tale of a town written in a distinct and lyrical voice and readers will close the book than a little sad to leave the village of Neawanaka on the wet coast of Oregon beneath the hills that used to boast the biggest trees in the history of the wor. well now wasn t that delicious

Brian Doyle Í 9 summary

Ulous logger and a silent doctor rain and pain Irish immigrants and Salish stories mud and laughter There's a Department of Public Works that gives haircuts and counts insects a policeman addicted to Puccini a philosophizing crow beer and berries An expedition is mounted a crime committed and there's an unbelievably huge picnic on the football. Neawanaka is a fictitious town on the Oregon coast and this book is filled with short chaptersvignettes telling brief interludes about the various residents and their day to day lives If this hadn t been my book club s monthly pick I probably never have picked up the book and I definitely would not have finished it I had a very difficult time getting into this and half the time I felt myself skimming because nothing was happening The story is definitely about the town than about any characters themselves or an actual plot and I could see that being interesting had the


10 thoughts on “Mink River

  1. says:

    45 stars Sometimes I think that all people in all times must have had the same joys and sorrows Everyone thinks that the old days were better or that they were harder and that modern times are chaotic and complex or easier all around but I think people’s hearts have always been the same happy and sad and that hasn’t

  2. says:

    The language the writing style the people the philosophy? All great I can't help but cry I'm crying for the people in the book who died who were lost who were injured I'm crying because not everyone dies when they could h

  3. says:

    I haven't enjoyed a book this much in sooooooo long Set in a tiny coastal Oregon town this story is populated with characters who seem to leap off the page and speak their lines directly into your ear they are that real Bria

  4. says:

    I thought this was going to be a bit chaotic but it wasn't It was certainly the best read of 2020 so far Moses the Crow with his mo

  5. says:

    I meant to write a review of the sprawling novel of America’s Oregon Coast Mink River by Brian Doyle over Thanksgiving because it

  6. says:

    Neawanaka is a fictitious town on the Oregon coast and this book is filled with short chaptersvignettes telling brief interludes about the various residents and their day to day lives If this hadn't been my book

  7. says:

    How very sublime Mink River has flowed in and out of my life several times over the years I've had other copies in my possession; twice they have gone away with friends and never returned I've known for years how beloved this book is to so many readers and I think I feared that I wouldn't be as captivated or th

  8. says:

    This is a novel unlike any other I've read before I think even though for awhile I was reminded of Jon McGregor especially pertaining to some stylistic tics eg lists and no uotation marks for dialogue an omniscient viewpoint and at times this view being one of a bird's eye literally at least in this bookA couple of the ch

  9. says:

    well now wasn't that delicious?

  10. says:

    I haven't had this much fun reading a book since I was a teenager and discovered John Irving Because when the death scene between a crow and a nun is so beautiful And when lists are refreshing educational funny and lyrical And then when you are given permission not to worry about coherence and shape and narrative style the

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