Interesting writing style and I like his quirky characters.
If you need a smile and laugh, pick up this book and read one story, you will be laughing out loud before you finish the first page.
His poetry infuses his fiction, creating a beautiful, believeable cast of characters that ring with pathos and humor.
For more than fifty years, Wendell Berry has been writing stories and novels about the Port William membership, the friends and neighbors who make up a farming community in... Read morePublished 2 months ago by RCM
Sad, funny, always moving ,and imbued with the deep wisdom which we have come to expect from Berry, this collection of stories constitutes an elegantly poignant elegy for a... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Dennis R. Hoilman
I pretty much love everything Wendell Berry writes so it's hard to be impartial. He is an incredibly talented writer and one I admire. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Pearl U
As good as Faulkner without all the sound and fury and bombast. A quiet, calm but deep and important description of important actions that truly matter.Published 6 months ago by David Brock
This is just the latest in a series of wonderful books about the Port William Membership. Who can set a scene like Berry? Read morePublished 7 months ago by P. Schroeder
Several years ago, I hosted a literary festival with Terry Kay, Philip Lee Williams, Judson Mitcham, Augusta Troubaugh and several other amazing Southern authors. Read morePublished 7 months ago by donna O. butler
Wendell Berry's poems and stories are straight from the heartland and straight from the heart. My father held so many of the same values and appreciation for the land. Read morePublished 7 months ago by James W. Peoples
It is an example of the very best story-telling and writing of Wendell Berry and definitely opens our eyes to what wrong with our Country and our world.Published 9 months ago by Alice G. Cole