[Read] ➵ Almost Tall Author Vestal McIntyre – E17streets4all.co.uk Vestal McIntyre, whose award winning books You Are Not the One and Lake Overturn, were both named Editor s Choice by The New York Times Book Review, has a reputation among fans for his, Vibrant tales Vestal McIntyre, whose award winning books You Are Not the One and Lake Overturn, were both named Editor s Choice by The New York Times Book Review, has a reputation among fans for his, Vibrant tales that blend sadness, insight and wry humor Chicago TribuneIn Almost Tall, fourteen year old Dinah finds herself plucked from her provincial midwestern ballet class and dropped in her uncle s glittering New York penthouse What starts out as a lonely summer quickly becomes a whirl of cocktails and haute couture under the mercurial attention of her uncle s bombastic and insecure partner, Eddie With remarkable poise, she struggles against a city that seems determined to turn innocence into cynicism and the young into strangers to youth.
Vestal McIntyre was born and raised the youngest of seven children outside Nampa, Idaho He attended Tufts University, and has lived in Boston and New York CityLake Overturn A Novel was published by HarperCollins in April, The Washington Post said, In Lake Overturn, McIntyre has created a vast, intricate lattice of relationships, reminiscent of the novels of Richard RussoHere is an author capable of handling even the most noxious elements when he stirs his American backwater And Out Magazine said, Richly imagined and fully realized, Overturn has given us what we didn t know we were waiting for the next Great Idahoan Novel Lake Overturn was named a New York Times Book Review Editors Choice, a Washington Post Best Book of , won the Grub Street National Book Award and a Lambda Literary Award, and Paperback ì Almost Tall Kindle ò was nominated for the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award and a Ferro Grumley AwardVestal has been awarded fiction fellowships from the NEA and the New York Foundation for the Arts His collection You Are Not the One Stories was named a New York Times Book Review Editors Choice and won a Lambda Literary Award His stories have appeared in Tin House Magazine, Open City Octo Ate Them All, Open City , From Boys to Men Gay Men Write About Growing Up, Between Men Best New Gay Fiction, and several other anthologiesVestal now lives in London, where he is working on a second novel and a collection of stories based on his years in New York City.
- 30 pages
- Almost Tall
- Vestal McIntyre
- 16 November 2019 Vestal McIntyre