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Ava’s Man

Ava's Man by Rick Bragg
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Aug 13, 2002 | 272 Pages
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    Aug 13, 2002 | 272 Pages

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    Jan 20, 2010

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Praise

“Grab[s] you from the first sentence….[and] stays with you long after you put it down….It is hard to think of a writer who reminds us more forcefully and wonderfully of what people and families are all about.” —The New York Times Book Review

“Earthy, mischievous, yet gorgeous. . . . [Bragg’s] tales . . . would not be out of place if they were told around a campfire.” —San Francisco Chronicle
“As toothsome as a catfish supper. [Bragg] is every bit the equal of . . . Harper Lee and Truman Capote.” —People

“[Bragg has] a true gift for great storytelling (the kind…that makes you think it’s just a plain old story, until he gets to the end and you’re either weeping or covered with goosebumps).” —New Orleans Times-Picayune

Author Essay

Rick Bragg’s Desktop contains photos from the Bundrum and Bragg family archives–of Charlie Bundrum, of Rick’s mother, and of Rick and his siblings, with accompanying text from Ava’s Man and the author. You can also view maps of Georgia and Alabama, where Charlie Bundrum lived, worked, and raised his family, and listen to Rick read from Ava’s Man.

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