StoriesUnknown - 2011
THE CHARACTERS IN SCOTT NADELSON'S third collection are living in the wake of momentous events-- the rupture of relationships, the loss of loved ones, the dissolution of dreams, and yet they find new ways of forging on with their lives, making accommodations that are sometimes delusional, sometimes destructive, sometimes even healthy. In "Oslo, " a thirteen-year-old boy on a trip to Israel with his grandparents grapples with his father's abandonment and his own rocky coming-of-age. In "The Old Uniform, " a young man left by his fiancée revisits the haunts of his single days, and on a drunken mar.
Publisher: New York : Hawthorne Books, 2011.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (288 pages)