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Cavedweller

A Novel

by Dorothy Allison

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Published by Plume .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
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Open LibraryOL7590801M
ISBN 100452279690
ISBN 109780452279698


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Cavedweller is a very good book. It's just not as good a book as Allison's other I love and admire Dorothy Cavedweller book. Both her non-fiction work (Skin, Two or Three Things I Know for Sure) and her fiction (Trash, Bastard out of Carolina) is extremely impressive on an intellectual level, as well as deeply moving on a gut level/5.

Cavedweller is the work of a mature artist, her best fiction to date. From Booklist Allison's Cavedweller book novel, Bastard out of Carolina (), was a blazing success, and her second, a mama-bear of a book that will send readers deep down into another realm, far from everyday consciousness, is sure to excite the same degree of passion/5(56).

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About the Book Cavedweller. Cavedweller book by Dorothy Allison. The Village Voice has called her "a hell of a writer-tough and loose, clear and compassionate." George Garrett, author and critic who reviewed Bastard Out of Carolina for The New York Times Book Review wanted to "blow a bugle to alert the reading public that a major new talent has arrived.

Near Cavedweller book end of the new book, Allison's central character, a reformed alcoholic rock-'n'-roller named Delia Byrd, tells her middle daughter, Dede, "how most families get started," Cavedweller book issue that is very much Cavedweller's Cavedweller book.

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"Cavedweller" is a sweeping novel of the human spirit, the lost and hidden recesses of the heart, and the place where violence and redemption the author of the "flawless" (The New York Times Book Review) classic Bastard Out of Carolina comes Cavedweller, once again demonstrating Allison's umatched strengths as a storyteller/5(4).

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From the author of the "flawless" (The New York Times Book Review) classic Bastard Out of Carolina comes Cavedweller, once again demonstrating Allison's umatched strengths as a g "like a thematic sequel" (The New Yorker) to her first novel, Cavedweller tackles questions of forgiveness, mother-daughter bonds, and the strength of the human spirit/5(46).

Cavedweller: A Novel Overview. Dorothy Allison's Cavedweller can be best described as an adult's coming of age story. The novel takes place between the late s to the early 80s, and tells the story of Delia Byrd.

A decade before the start of the novel, Delia had left her abusive husband Clint behind in Cayro, Georgia, along with her two. Get this from a library. Cavedweller. [Dorothy Allison] -- "When Delia Byrd packs up her old Datsun and her daughter Cissy and gets on the Santa Monica Freeway heading south and east, she is leaving everything she has known for ten years: the tinsel glitter.

Cavedweller Dorothy Allison, Author Dutton Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. PW: Dorothy Allison: A Family Redeemed Buy this book Four women. Book Overview THE STORY: Adapted from the bestselling novel by Dorothy Allison, CAVEDWELLER follows Delia Byrd, the forty-year-old lead singer of the group Mud Dog whose rock-star boyfriend has just died in an accident, as she decides to leave Los Angeles and re.

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This Study Guide consists of approximately 51 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Cavedweller. The following version of this book was used to create the guide: Allison, Dorothy. Cavedweller. Plume, Dorothy.

Cavedweller Book Summary and Study Guide. Dorothy Allison Booklist Dorothy Allison Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Cavedweller; Delia is determined to make a life change when her daughter's father Randall dies in a motorcycle accident.

Delia is left alone after she loses the love of her life and falls into a deep depression. An increasingly absorbing story of ``a family in pieces, pulling itself back together out of one woman's stubborn determination,'' by the author of the bestselling Bastard Out of Carolina (), a.

Readers might call Cavedweller the blazing daughter of Bastard Out of Carolina, but even that will not do justice to the mystical story and landscape, the world of family, and the secret-filled South in which Allison has set in her new novel.

Allison begins her absorbing saga about Delia Byrd and her three daughters with a simple sentence. This book is not nearly so rough to read, but it is still a cutting, insightful and frank exploration of the small-town lives of people often dismissed as "white trash." Not my usual favorite topic, but Allison is an absorbing and talented writer, really able to draw the reader in/5(10).

Cavedweller. By DOROTHY ALLISON A Dutton Book. Read the Review. Death changes everything. It was a little after dawn on the twenty-first of March when Randall Pritchard torqued his Triumph Bonneville off the interchange southeast of Silverlake. The seventeen-year-old girl behind him gave a terrified howl as she flew off the back of the.

Cavedweller is an epic novel that chronicles the trials and victories of four strong women and the opportunities they wrest from the unforgiving terrain of small-town Georgia. In addition to her own books, Allison has contributed to many publications, ranging from the New York Times to Harpers and Allure.

From the author of the "flawless" (The New York Times Book Review) classic Bastard Out of Carolina comes Cavedweller, once again demonstrating Allison's umatched strengths as a g "like a thematic sequel" (The New Yorker) to her first novel, Cavedweller tackles questions of forgiveness, mother-daughter bonds, and the strength of the human spirit/5(16).

From the author of the "flawless" (The New York Times Book Review) classic Bastard Out of Carolina comes Cavedweller*,* once again demonstrating Allison's umatched strengths as a g "like a thematic sequel" (The New Yorker) to her first novel, Cavedweller tackles questions of forgiveness, mother-daughter bonds, and the strength of the human : Penguin Publishing Group.

Title: Cavedweller Author Name: Allison, Dorothy Categories: Fiction & Literature., Publisher: Plume Books: ISBN Number: ISBN Number From the author of the "flawless" (The New York Times Book Review) classic Bastard Out of Carolina comes Cavedweller*,* once again demonstrating Allison's umatched strengths as a g "like a thematic sequel" (The New Yorker) to her first novel, Cavedweller tackles questions of forgiveness, mother-daughter bonds, and the strength of the human : Penguin Publishing Group.

CAVEDWELLER begins with the death of Delia Byrd’s second husband, Randall Pritchard, and recounts her painful attempt to reclaim the two daughters she abandoned in Cayro, Georgia, when she left.

"Cavedweller,'' Dorothy Allison's second novel, follows Delia and her three daughters, each of whom plunges into a deep emotional void before clawing her way back to the surface. Allison's first novel, "Bastard Out of Carolina,'' nominated for a National Book Award inwas a stunning, driving tale about a young outsider's battle with a.

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It's so familiar, from the cracks in the leather bindings to the yellow, frayed pages. So many nights she has spent huddled next to the hearth writing in it. Her father’s plant book. Cavedweller is a woman's book through and through, filled with women's suffering, women's strength, women's survival.

These are pages damp with women's crying and weeping and sobbing and turning away to hide the tears they can't keep back any longer -- over rejections from their daughters or mothers, their misspent pasts, their renounced. Cavedweller by Allison, Dorothy. Grand Haven, Michigan, U.S.A.: brilliance Audio, 2 RELIABLE and sturdy audio cassette tapes withdrawn from the library.

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