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Rima in the weeds

a novel

by Deirdre McNamer

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Montana
    • Subjects:
    • Montana -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDeirdre McNamer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.C38838 R5 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination313 p. ;
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1878841M
      ISBN 100060165235
      LC Control Number90039207

      Deirdre McNamer is the author of the novels Rima in the Weeds (HarperCollins, ), One Sweet Quarrel (HarperCollins, ), My Russian (Houghton Mifflin, ), and Red Rover (Viking, ), which was named a Best Book of by Artforum, The Washington Post, and the LA Times. 17 of Rima's best-loved artworks, in a stout postcard book on gsm % recycled card, printed in the UK by Calverts worker co-op.5/5(23).

      It is a multi-layered love story, and it cracks your heart; it opens your eyes. Beth McHugh is a wizard of perception. She has fashioned a fine, true thing. Read this book, please."--Deirdre McNamer, acclaimed author of Red Rover, My Russian, and Rima in the Weeds "I have not read a book that has so deeply affected me in a long, long time. There is no more quintessential Montana writer than Deirdre McNamer, author of three critically acclaimed novels, and of the forthcoming Red Rover, to be published by Viking Press in July A third generation Montanan on both sides, Deirdre is one of the few successful writers who has consistently lived and worked in her native state.

        Deirdre McNamer is an associate professor of English at the University of Montana and the author of Rima in the Weeds and One Sweet Quarrel. Editorial Reviews "You are either a Mildred Walker enthusiast or you are missing one of the best writers on the American scene."—Pages:   --Deidre McNamer, author of Rima in the Weeds and My Russian This book is simply riveting. There is not a woman who's ever carried more than her share of body weight, who won't identify with every word that Frances Kuffel has written. Kuffel's journey is rich in wit and wisdom.


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Deirdre McNamer is the author of four novels: Rima in the Weeds, One Sweet Quarrel, My Russian, and Red Rover (Viking, ). Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Ploughshares, The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times Book Review, and many other publications.

Deirdre McNamer, a granddaughter of Montana homesteaders, grew up in several small towns in northcentral Montana. In addition to One Sweet Quarrel (a New York Times Notable Book of ), she is the author of the acclaimed novels Rima in the Weeds (winner of.

Deirdre McNamer is an American novelist. McNamer teaches in the Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) program at the University of Montana, Missoula, and chaired the fiction panel that judged the National Book Awards. Published works. McNamer has written several novels, including Rima in the Weeds () One Sweet Quarrel () My Russian ().

"McNamer does lovely things with point of view—running through a scene, stopping, backing up, then playing it through again from a different angle of vision," observed Carol Anshaw in a Chicago Tribune Book assessment of McNamer's first novel, Rima in the Weeds.

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Deirdre McNamer is the author of the novels Rima in the Weeds (HarperCollins, ), One Sweet Quarrel (HarperCollins, ), My Russian (Houghton Mifflin, ), and Red Rover (Viking, ), which was named a Best Book of by Artforum, The Washington Post, and the LA Times.

Her stories and essays have appeared in the New Yorker, Ploughshares, Doubletake, New York Times opinion page. Best Montana Books Building out the definitive list of the best books where Montana plays a key role in the book or author's life.

All Votes Add Rima in the Weeds by. Deirdre McNamer. avg rating — 63 ratings. score:and 2 people voted.She is the author of four novels. Her first, Rima in the Weeds (HarperCollins), won the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award.

One Sweet Quarrel (HarperCollins),and My Russian (Houghton Mifflin) were both New York Times Book Review Notable Books of the Year.