|2. On Seminary Street at 8:15, Independence Day is the mounting spirit of the |
weekend, and all outward signs of life mean to rise with it. The 4th is still three
days off, but traffic is jamming into Frenchy's Gulf and through the parking lot at ...
|With The Sportswriter, in 1985, Richard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later after Independence Day won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award was hailed by The Times of London as an extraordinary epic ...|
|In the course of this Easter weekend, Frank will lose all the remnants of his familiar life, though he will emerge heroic with spirits soaring. This is a magnificent novel that propelled Richard Ford into the first rank of American writers.|