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The Sportswriter by Richard Ford Books The Guardian

As a sportswriter, Frank Bascombe makes his living studying people--men, mostly--who live entirely within themselves. But at thirty-eht, he suffers from incurable dreaminess, occasional pounding of the heart, and the not-too-distant losses of a career, a son, and a marriage.

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As a sportswriter, Frank Bascombe makes his living studying people—men, mostly—who live entirely within themselves. But at thirty-eht, he suffers from incurable dreaminess, occasional pounding of the heart, and the not-too-distant losses of a career, a son, and a marriage.

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By all known criteria, Richard Ford is officially a Great American Novelist.

The Sportswriter Bascombe Trilogy 1 Richard Ford.

Unavoidably confessional, this back-slapping fictional memoir by the author of A Piece of My Heart and The Ultimate Good Luck boasts of its "dirty realist" conceit: "the only truth that can never be a lie. What brings them temporarily together at the novel's outset is the same thing that inspires Frank's uncharacteristiy introspective ramble: the birthday of their son Ralph, who died a few years back from Reyes.


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