By Leon Rooke,John Metcalf

According to Russell Banks, North Carolina ex-pat Leon Rooke's paintings charts "what the fast tale shape can and can't do, for he works available in the market within the terra incognita mapping limits." Hitting the Charts, a nineteen tale Best-Of compilation, deals tales as loose from constraint as a Monk solo, and as disquieting and resonant as a southern Baptist preacher at a big-tent revival. Dancing isn't forbidden.

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