White Tiger on Snow Mountain: Stories

White Tiger on Snow Mountain: Stories

David Gordon

Thirteen hilarious, relocating, and wonderfully brutal tales through David Gordon, the award-winning writer of Mystery Girl and The Serialist.

In those humorous, marvelous, and touching tales, Gordon will get on the significant stuff—art and faith, literature and insanity, the supernatural, and the darkish fringes of sexuality—in his personal special type, defined by means of novelist Rivka Galchen as “Dashiell Hammett divided by way of Don DeLillo, to the ability of Dostoyevsky—yet nonetheless natural David Gordon.”

Gordon's creations contain ex-gangsters and terrifying writing coaches, web girlfriends and bogus memoirists, Chinatown ghosts, and vampires of Queens. “The Amateur” features a restaurant stumble upon with a bad artist who consists of a incredible mystery. within the lengthy, fantastically brutal identify tale, a guy numbed by means of lifestyles reveals himself flirting with and mourning misplaced souls within the purgatory of intercourse chatrooms. the result's either unflinching and hilarious, heartbreaking and life-affirming.

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