WorldCat Identities

Offutt, Chris 1958-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 83 publications in 3 languages and 4,435 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Drama  Comic books, strips, etc 
Classifications: PS3565.F387, 813.54
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Weeds ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy is pregnant with the child of a powerful politician turned dangerous drug lord, or is she? Doug and Silas are trying to branch out on their own, Andy is looking to score, and Celia attempts to turn the tables on her kidnappers. With enemies out to smoke the Queen of Green, Nancy's sure to find a whole new crop of trouble
The good brother by Chris Offutt ( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and French and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his brother is murdered everyone in Blizzard, Kentucky, expects Virgil Caudhill to avenge his death. He does so and flees to Montana to begin a new life. But the dead man's family also expects revenge, violence follows violence and Caudhill ends up as a member of a militia
Out of the woods : stories by Chris Offutt ( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and German and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories about working-class people. In Two-Eleven All Around, a man is locked out for the night by his wife, while in Tough People, a woman enters a boxing contest to raise money for her man
Kentucky straight by Chris Offutt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the stories of the coal miners, gamblers, marijuana farmers, and backwoods medicine men living in an isolated Appalachian community
Treme ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rampant crime and government ineptitude continue to cripple the city's recovery, with outside profiteers looking to cash in on short-term gains. The series' focus is still on ordinary people, but they no longer accept their lack of influence on the institutions that have controlled the city
Out of the woods by Chris Offutt ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of vivid, droll tales featuring the devastating experiences of the characters from the author's native Kentucky
Weeds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy is pregnant with the child of a powerful politician turned dangerous drug lord, or is she? Doug and Silas are trying to branch out on their own, Andy is looking to score, and Celia attempts to turn the tables on her kidnappers. With enemies out to smoke the Queen of Green, Nancy's sure to find a whole new crop of trouble
Kentucky straight : nouvelles by Chris Offutt ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Kentucky vu et raconté sans le vernis de la nostalgie. Des histoires de mineurs et de sorciers, de joueurs et de cultivateurs de marijuana, des contes tragiques et étranges si enracinés dans le réel que nous sentons presque la terre où ils se déroulent trembler sous nos pieds
Sortis du bois : nouvelles by Chris Offutt ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans "Sortis du bois", nouvelle éponyme de ce recueil de huit nouvelles, Gérald quitte son Kentucky pour aller récupérer son beau-frère hospitalisé dans le Nebraska ; c'est l'occasion pour lui de traverser de vastes étendues de plaines cachées par les montagnes de son pays... L'auteur, récompensé par de nombreux prix, parvient à vanter le courage et l'honnêteté avec une incroyable sobriété
Le Fleuve et l'enfant by Chris Offutt ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De source autobiographique, ce récit d'un jeune Américain, dans la vingtaine, qui erre durant douze ans, en faisant tous les emplois imaginables pour enfin trouver la maturité dans la paternité. Une quête spirituelle traduite avec émotion
The amazing adventures of The Escapist ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les hommes ne sont pas des héros by Chris Offutt ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman personnel
StoryLines Northwest ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of The business of fancydancing by Sherman Alexie ; originally broadcast Oct. 12, 1997 by KUFM (Montana Public Radio)
Weeds, season 5 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy is pregnant with the child of a powerful politician turned dangerous drug lord, or is she? Doug and Silas are trying to branch out on their own, Andy is looking to score, and Celia attempts to turn the tables on her kidnappers. With enemies out to smoke the Queen of Green, Nancy's sure to find a whole new crop of trouble
Two-eleven all around by Chris Offutt ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No heroes : a memoir of coming home by Chris Offutt ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author recalls his painful but ultimately revealing attempts to return home to the rural hills of Kentucky to give back to his community and to record the story of his parents-in-law, Holocaust survivors who had emigrated from Poland in 1946
A dog & his boy by Chris Offutt ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wo der Fluss mein Herz berührt by Chris Offutt ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best American short stories, 1994 by Tobias Wolff ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-one best short stories of 1994
The secret society of demolition writers by Aimee Bender ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What would you write if no one knew who you were? In the spirit of the demolition derby, where drivers take heedless risks with reckless abandon, welcome to the first convocation of the Secret Society of Demolition Writers. Here is a one-of-a-kind collection by famous authors writing anonymously--and dangerously. With the usual concerns about reputations and renowned cast aside, these twelve daredevils have each contributed an extreme, no-holds-barred unsigned story, each shining as brightly and urgently as hazard lights
 
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Alternative Names
Offut, Chris, 1958-
Languages
English (63)
French (11)
German (3)
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