Aransas: A Novel by Stephen Harrigan

Aransas: A Novel

byStephen Harrigan

Paperback | July 1, 2014

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A critically acclaimed debut novel first published in 1980, Aransas recounts a young man’s attempt to find his place in the world as he navigates the moral dilemma of training an “exquisitely conscious being” to perform in a seaside dolphin circus.

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STEPHEN HARRIGAN is the author of nine books of fiction and nonfiction, including the award-winning novels The Gates of the Alamo and Remember Ben Clayton and the critically acclaimed essay collection The Eye of the Mammoth. He lives in Austin, Texas, where he is a writer-at-large for Texas Monthly and a faculty fellow at the Universi...
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Title:Aransas: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:274 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.62 inPublished:July 1, 2014Publisher:University Of Texas PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0292758146

ISBN - 13:9780292758148

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"Aransas has several surprises, including dramatic suspense, counterculture revisionism, and what must be considered dolphin revisionism. More, Harrigan has written an acute American regional novel." - Village Voice