Water Street (Kentucky Voices) (Paperback)

Water Street (Kentucky Voices) By Crystal Wilkinson, Marianne Worthington (Afterword by), Jacinda Townsend (Foreword by) Cover Image

Water Street (Kentucky Voices) (Paperback)

By Crystal Wilkinson, Marianne Worthington (Afterword by), Jacinda Townsend (Foreword by)

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The residents of Water Street are hardworking, God-fearing people who live in a seemingly safe and insulated neighborhood within a small Kentucky town: "Water Street is a place where mothers can turn their backs to flip a pancake or cornmeal hoecake on the stove and know our children are safe." But all is not as it seems as the secret lives of neighbors and friends are revealed in interconnected tales of love, loss, truth, and tragedy.

In this critically acclaimed short story collectio.

Crystal Wilkinson is author of The Birds of Opulence, winner of the 2016 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence, and Blackberries, Blackberries, which won the 2002 Chaffin Award for Appalachian Literature. The winner of the 2008 Denny Plattner Award in Poetry from Appalachian Heritage magazine and the Sallie Bingham Award from the Kentucky Foundation for Women, she serves as Appalachian Writer-in-Residence at Berea College and teaches in the Spalding University low residency MFA in Creative Writing Program.
Product Details ISBN: 9780813169101
ISBN-10: 0813169100
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: February 24th, 2017
Pages: 200
Language: English
Series: Kentucky Voices