Published November 1995
by Black Ice Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||476|
Evan Dara's highly ambitious, innovative and masterfully executed debut novel The Lost Scrapbook has a reputation as being woefully underexposed and underappreciated and this reviewer is here to pile onto that sentiment with several megatons of explosive praise.5/5(7). The Lost Scrapbook (an apt title both because of the books collage style and because this amazing book has inexplicably been lost amid heaps of lesser works) combines the first-person narratives of artists, blue-collar workers, academics, mothers, possible lunatics, justified malcontents, and average joes, eventually becoming the voice of a community facing a terrible crisis, which brings the books to 5/5. The Lost Scrapbook () is a novel by the American writer Evan Dara. It won the 12th Annual FC2 Illinois State University National Fiction Competition judged by William T. : Evan Dara. The Lost Scrapbook is a novel that passionately captures the contradictory richness of our historical slot, a time when feelings of belonging and exclusion can Price Range: $ - $1,
THE LOST SCRAPBOOK. by Evan Dara. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW Experimental first fiction, winner in the 12th annual FC2/Illinois State University National Fiction Competition, that offers an engaging approach to novel writing, serving up a series of fragments. "For a book that has no discernible narrator and a multitude of anecdotal scenes which often times don’t resolve themselves and changes literary mid sentence this is a very readable book. Dara has drawn comparisons with Gaddis, especially Gaddis’ debut The Recognitions, but this book I believe is more comparable to Gaddis’ phenomenal JR. The Lost Scrapbook Evan Ara, Author, Evan Dara, Author F2c $ (p) ISBN Buy this book This artfully disarrayed first novel reads like literary channel-surfing over a. The Lost Scrapbook is arguably the most highly praised, but least known, American debut of the last several decades. Originally published by a non-commercial house, the novel received exactly one review in the mainstream media.
Abstract: Through the use of a prismatic storytelling form, The lost scrapbook tells the story of lives touched by the tension between a trusting city and the local . Aurora Publishers (com) Evan Dara’s The Lost Scrapbook was originally published in , after being selected as the winner of the Fiction Collective 2’s innovative fiction contest by William Vollmann. Smile Lost Tooth Tooth Fairy 12x12 Scrapbook Layout Scrapbooking Page Kit for Family, Children Daughter Son Layout theRusticGiraffe 5 out of 5 stars (40) $ Favorite. The Lost Scrapbook by Evan Dara, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().