The Red Bird

byJohn Fraser

Hardcover | January 1, 2016

The Red Bird by John Fraser
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The Red Bird is the latest work of speculative fiction by John Fraser of whom the distinguished poet and Booker Prize nominee John Fuller has recently written: 'I am convinced that he is the most original novelist of our time. His work has become an internal dialogue of intuitions and counter-intuitions that just happens to take the form of conversations between inscrutable characters. But really it is a rich texture of poetic perceptions, frequently reaching for the aphoristic, but rooted in sidelong debate and weird analogies.' In The Red Bird a group of associates, some close, some distant - all habitues of a New York pub The Empty Room - decide to leave the States to try an experiment in the Sahel. Prompted by economic and sentimental interests, and by curiosity and ignorance, and having set up a trading post and motel in the desert, their friendships begin to fall dramatically apart in a quest for power, and murder ensues...
Title:The Red BirdFormat:HardcoverDimensions:220 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.75 inPublished:January 1, 2016Publisher:Aesop PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:191030123X

ISBN - 13:9781910301234

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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