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By Edward Hoagland

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Sixty years after the book of his first novel, Cat guy, Edward Hogland is publishing his twenty-fifth booklet on the age of eighty-three. This capstone novel, set in Vermont’s Northeast nation, introduces Press, a stockbroker going blind. Press has misplaced his task and his spouse and is making an attempt to determine his subsequent stream, holed up in his Vermont cabin surrounded by means of a hippy commune, drug runners, farmers-gone-bust, blood-thirsty auctioneers, and normal ne’er-do-wells. Solace and objective come from the unlikeliest assets as he learns to navigate his new panorama with no sight. Hoagland, himself, goes blind, and during this evocative, unsentimental novel, we adventure the realm final in round Press, the emerging panic of uncertainty, the isolation of exile, the expanding dependence upon the kindness of strangers, and a complete new appreciation of the area simply past sight.

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By Edward Hoagland

A big apple occasions EDITOR'S CHOICE

Sixty years after the book of his first novel, Cat guy, Edward Hogland is publishing his twenty-fifth booklet on the age of eighty-three. This capstone novel, set in Vermont’s Northeast nation, introduces Press, a stockbroker going blind. Press has misplaced his task and his spouse and is making an attempt to determine his subsequent stream, holed up in his Vermont cabin surrounded by means of a hippy commune, drug runners, farmers-gone-bust, blood-thirsty auctioneers, and normal ne’er-do-wells. Solace and objective come from the unlikeliest assets as he learns to navigate his new panorama with no sight. Hoagland, himself, goes blind, and during this evocative, unsentimental novel, we adventure the realm final in round Press, the emerging panic of uncertainty, the isolation of exile, the expanding dependence upon the kindness of strangers, and a complete new appreciation of the area simply past sight.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our Arcade, Yucca, and sturdy Books imprints, are proud to post a vast variety of books for readers attracted to fiction—novels, novellas, political and clinical thrillers, comedy, satire, ancient fiction, romance, erotic and love tales, secret, vintage literature, folklore and mythology, literary classics together with Shakespeare, Dumas, Wilde, Cather, and masses extra. whereas now not each name we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're devoted to books on matters which are occasionally neglected and to authors whose paintings would possibly not another way discover a home.

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