By Tim Weed

ISBN-10: 0997452846

ISBN-13: 9780997452846

ISBN-10: 0997452870

ISBN-13: 9780997452877

A excessive mountain lake within the Colorado Rockies is the purpose of departure for those tales of darkish adventure, in which vividly drawn landscapes offer an immersive environment for narratives approximately fishing publications, novice sportsmen, teenage misfits, scientists, mountaineers, and expatriates embark on disquieting trips of self-discovery in far-flung locations: the detrimental tidal waters of Nantucket, the granite quarries and ski slopes of latest Hampshire, Venezuela's Orinoco basin, the traditional squares and alleyways of Rome and Granada, the summit of an Andean volcano, and the tension-filled streets of jap Cuba. 

"Tim Weed's A box consultant to homicide & Fly Fishing is a fiction choice of the 1st order. I came upon myself parceling out the tales to cause them to last. These are tales that might stay decades either at the web page and on your heart." --Joseph Monninger, writer of The global as we all know It

"Each tale is a jewel, cracking open what concerns such a lot: love, relatives, and our monstrous attractive planet." --Ann Hood, writer of The ebook That issues Most

"In his first brief tale assortment, novelist Tim Weed indicates his stunningly striking range--transporting readers from the heights of the Andes and the depths of the Amazon to the backstreets of Rome and Granada. lots of Weed's tales have a touch of the mysterious, even the supernatural, yet they're all grounded in sharply-rendered fabric worlds so clean one feels one could step without delay into the literary photos he has created and walk round for a while. A top-notch debut, to not be missed." Jacob Appel, writer of Einstein's seashore House
 
Classic in suppose and clean in process, the tales in A box advisor TO homicide AND FLY FISHING communicate to the inextricability of external and inside adventure; to the strong magnetism of solitude as opposed to friendship, brotherhood, and love; and to the pressing desire for a extra direct engagement with the planet that sustains us.
 
A box consultant TO homicide AND FLY FISHING has been shortlisted for the recent Rivers Press Many Voices undertaking, the fall apartment Press Fiction Prize, and the Lewis-Clark Press Discovery Award. "The Afternoon customer" gained the 2013 Writer's Digest well known Fiction Awards, and "Tower 8" used to be the Grand Prize winner for Outrider Press's The Mountain anthology. different tales were nominated for the Pushcart and better of the web anthologies and shortlisted for the Tucson competition of Books Literary Awards, the Lightship overseas Literature Prize, the Glimmer teach brief tale Award for brand spanking new Writers, the Rick DeMarinis brief Fiction Award, the Alligator Juniper Award for brief Fiction, and the Richard Yates brief tale Awards.

"A box consultant to homicide & Fly Fishing is greater than a set of event tales. it's a major and relocating selection of principles, snapshots, and visions that depart an enduring effect . . . Never predictable, this assortment is a needs to for tourists, experience seekers, and a person who cares to ascertain the intensity of [Weed's] different and fallacious characters." Ron Samul, We Are the Curriculum

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