Most widely held works about Ron Carlson
Most widely held works by Ron Carlson
The signal by Ron Carlson ( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,655 libraries worldwide
A rancher and his wife face a conflict over his actions to preserve his family land. What was planned as a final trip together causes them to see their marriage in a new light.
Five skies by Ron Carlson ( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
Working together on a summer construction project high in the Rocky Mountains, drifter Arthur Key, shiftless Ronnie Panelli, and foreman Darwin Gallegos reveal details about their pasts and beliefs in cautious and profound ways.
A kind of flying : selected stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Comprises stories from three out-of-print collections (The News of the World; Plan B for the Middle Class; The Hotel Eden), this hefty compilation showcases Carson's works.
At the Jim Bridger : stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Funny and sad, this collection of 11 short stories includes stories about strange beach towels turning up in living rooms; the ordinary son of a family of geniuses spinning a rollicking tale of happiness and disappointment, and a desperate ex-con with a broken heart must hide out in a desert motel, only to make a startling discovery.
Ron Carlson writes a story by Ron Carlson ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
"In this essay, [Carlson, the author] offers a full range of notes for the writer and gives rare insight into a veteran writer's process by inviting the reader to watch over his shoulder as he creates the short story 'The Governor's Ball'"--Back cover.
The Hotel Eden stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Twelve stories featuring odd characters. In A Note on the Type, a convict develops an interest in typography and on his escape proceeds to cover walls in graffiti, Zanduce at Second is on a baseball player whose balls kill people, and The Chromium Hook is on a killer madman. By the author of Betrayed by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
The speed of light by Ron Carlson ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Larry spends the summer before junior high school with his best friends, Witt and Rafferty, playing different forms of baseball and discovering the secrets of the universe.
Plan B for the middle class : stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The news of the world : stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
The best American mystery stories, 2009 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of periodicals. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected--and most popular--of its kins.
Betrayed by F. Scott Fitzgerald : a novel by Ron Carlson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Truants : a novel by Ron Carlson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
So, is it done? navigating the revision process ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Presentation of revision as a necessary step in all good writing. Presents methods, questions, interviews, and exercises to guide writers to their best work.
Lots of laughs ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Our most popular volume! Over three hours of stories to tickle your funny bone. Nicholson Baker's Subsoil, read by Thomas Gibson. A darkly comic thriller about a tractor historian besieged by man-eating potatoes. John Updike<'s Farrell's Caddie, read by Charles Keating. An American golfer gets more than golfing tips from his Scottish caddie ...
Life blood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Forty years ago, a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, now they're back as vampires. Enamored with their newfound power, it's no longer a question of whether they will kill again, but of how many they will kill!
The Hotel Eden, and other stories by Ron Carlson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Midgets vs. mascots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The 11, 000 dollar rebate ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The chromium hook ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Equal parts Twin Peaks and This is Spinal Tap, The Chromium Hook is a brilliant, devastatingly hilarious 'mocudramedy' exposing the seamy underbelly of a small midwestern community while seeking the truth behind an American urban legend."--Container.
Confronting the counterfeits by Ron Carlson ( Recording )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
American literature Audiobooks Authorship Baseball Best friends Children's writings Comedy films Coming of age Contests Cults Detective and mystery stories, American Drama DVD-Video discs Dwarfs Editing English language--Rhetoric Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Friendship Horror films Idaho Interviews Lesbians Literary collections Love stories Male friendship Manners and customs Marriage Mascots Mystery Poetry Ranchers Ranchers' spouses Religions School verse Short stories Short stories Short stories, American Short stories, American Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Vampire films Vampires Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Western stories Western stories Wyoming