The Canyon: A Novel by Stanley Crawford

By Stanley Crawford

Scotty’s kin owns a resort close to their silver mine within the Colorado Rockies. Summers on the hotel are idyllic for Scotty and his cousin Mickey. The grown-ups are facing the problems of industrial and grownup disorder, however the boys are extra drawn to the problems of puberty, specifically whilst Rosalind, the teenage daughter of relations pals, is available. To learn this quiet, wealthy evocation of adolescent watchfulness is to event what it truly is wish to be fourteen years outdated, watching for anything to take place, conscious of every thing yet oblivious to as a lot of it as attainable. Readers might be reminded of such sleek masters as William Maxwell and John Updike.

About the Author
Stanley Crawford is additionally the writer of Petroleum guy and 4 different novels, in addition to 3 books of nonfiction released by means of the collage of recent Mexico Press: Mayordomo: Chronicle of an Acequia in Northern New Mexico, A Garlic testomony: Seasons on a Small New Mexico Farm, and The River in iciness: New and chosen Essays. He lives in northern New Mexico.

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