A character in the book tells elsie and dick about her father who has just died.
Spartina is john caseys third book, following the novel an american romance.
When massachusetts native john casey won the national book award in 1989 for his novel spartina, critics and fans were astounded by the.
A few weeks ago there was a rave review in the new york times for john caseys most recent book, compass rose.
Winner of the 1989 national book award a classic tale of a man, a boat, and a storm, spartina is the lyrical and compassionate story of dick pierce, a.
A narragansett bay fisherman is obsessed with an unfinished 50-foot boat called spartina.
We go to the restaurant wondering how to pronounce its name.
Spartina is a novel about men and women and boats and the sea.
A review of john caseys new novel compass rose, which takes up where his national book award-winning spartina left off.
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