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Nd Ole Opry and girls who want to live in a trailer and play records all night comes ex marine and troubadour Norwood Pratt Sent on a mission to New York by Grady Fring the Kredit King Norwood has visions of speeding across the country in a late model car seeing all the sights Instead he gets involved in a wild journey that takes him in and o.

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Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á Charles McColl Portis was an American author best known for his novels Norwood and the classic Western True Grit both adapted as films The latter also inspired a film sequel and a made for TV movie sequel A newer film adaptation of True Grit was released in Portis served in the Marine Corps during the Korean war and attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville He gra.

10 thoughts on “Norwood

  1. Glenn Russell Glenn Russell says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBCharles Portis born in 1933 in the state of Arkansas one time Marine sergeant is an American author best known for his classic Western novel True Grit Such a darn good writer who created eccentric characters and comic plots Part of the American Vintage Contemporaries series published back in the 1980s this road novel by Charles Portis features 23 year old guitar pluckin’ ex marine Norwood Pratt who lives if you call this living way down in the grit of rural East Texas For me when it comes to road novels the spice is in what prompts hitting the road in the first place and all the encounters on the trip This one penned by Sir Charles is a real doozy Since so much of the color and texture of reading Charles Portis is in his homespun down to Texas earth language by way sampling Daddy’s literary cookin’ here are a few direct quotes from the beginni


  2. David David says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBI agonized over whether to give Norwood three or four stars—which tells me three things 1 I’m prone to exaggeration 2 I re


  3. Melki Melki says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBHere's an eerie coinkydink I finished this almost exactly a year to the day that I finished The Dog of the South Even stranger two years ago at this time I was reading True Grit I guess there's just something about


  4. MJ Johnson MJ Johnson says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBWhat can I say about Norwood? I simply adored it Portis writes the most uncluttered prose imaginable and employs a deceptively simple style yet he has the eye of a poet The


  5. Brad Brad says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBPhenomenal I don't really know what to say I've been struggling to find a novel lately that completely captured my attention and pulled me fully into its world This one did the trick Norwood hooked me from the first page and never let go The characters are quirky without being stupidly over the top The dialogue is wonderfully Southern without being overwrought It's a perfect little novel you really could read in a single sitting It took me two sittings One thing that struck me about this novel I must say is its prodigious yet fascinatingly casual use of the 'n w


  6. Lars Guthrie Lars Guthrie says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBThis is the best one to read if you only read one other Portis novel besides ‘True Grit’ Everyone should rea


  7. Jim Jim says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBI read this book in three sittings the longest while getting some shading work done a large side piece The three things that stand out is the specificity of the language the dryness of the humor an


  8. Pete Pete says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBbeen on my rear end with a herniated disc for a week so i turned to my version of comfort food i can see a criticism of portis that experiences his books as really well turned shaggy dog stories a boob wanders off in the world bumps into things wanders home that's or less what happens in all of his novels with some tweaks to the formula although i haven't read Gringos yet but that's all that really happens in the odyssey what portis shares with homer is the pure beauty of his language although portis' beauty is this perfected mid century american arkansas parking lot fatalism i dont know h


  9. Karen Karen says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBAnother comic highlight Portis is wonderful inimitable He can tell a story about nothing like no one else I know George Saunders has inherited some of this but Saunders can be a little brittle and mannered his characters and situations surreal Portis is interested in all the little details of ordinary not always so bright folks struggling with their drives and limitations their idees fixes and confusion about the world Like many of his other books True Grit Dog of the South this is a story about a quest Norwood's quest to find the man who owes him seventy dollars That seventy dollars drives the story all the way to New York and back through a cast of Portis's usual vivid hilarious characters This one is a little slighter than Dog of the South and a little


  10. Bfisher Bfisher says:

    Paperback Ç Norwood Epub Á norwood kindle, Norwood ePUBIf character development is your thing this book will not do for you By the end of the book I was quite certain that Norwood Pratt will be essentially unchanged at 75 I suspect that is one of the main points of the bookThis is a great road story about a Texarkanan Odysseus Some of the prose is memorable they had moved a lot back and forth along US Highway 82 in the oil fields and cotton patches between Stamps Arkansas and Hooks Texas There w


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