The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls
PortraitAnton DiSclafani was raised in northern Florida, where she rode horses, competing nationally. She graduated from Emory University, and received her MFA from Washington University. She currently lives in St. Louis, where she teaches creative writing at Washington University.
Pressestimmen'I fell completely under the spell of Anton DiSclafani's amazing first novel and was gripped by its lush and dreamy evocations of Southern decorum, family secrets, and boarding school rituals. DiSclafani is wildly talented, and this is a sexy, suspenseful, gorgeously written book' Curtis Sittenfeld, bestselling author of AMERICAN WIFE 'DiSclafani's pitch-perfect details of time and place effortlessly drew me into this fantastic novel's authentic and alluring world' Laura Moriarty, author of THE CHAPERONE 'The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls is so sexy, smart, and vividly drawn that I was surprised to remember that this novel is Anton DiSclafani's first. With such a big-hearted and atmospheric book, Ms. DiSclafani's talents should be celebrated far and wide' Lauren Groff, author of ARCADIA 'A fierce and tender portrait of a young woman caught amidst the converging crises of her family, her country, and her own complicated desires... It's a beautiful novel' Aryn Kyle, author of THE GOD OF ANIMALS 'A clever and compelling coming-of-age novel' Glamour Magazine
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2013
Seitenanzahl: 398 Seiten