[E–pub/Pdf] (Travers Corners: Classic Stories About Fly Fishing and a Small Montana Town) author Scott Waldie
Chicken, Chicken, Duck! fTheir way to the back of the closet old music slowly sorts itself to the rear of the stack and old books make the climb to the top shelf to gather dust and respectability The summer wind parted the curtains andilled the room with that rarefied
and seldom elt warmth that loosens you and sends you tumbling through the memories born on such nights seldom elt warmth that loosens you and sends you tumbling through the memories born on such nights top down and whistling rocking in baby s arms halcyon nights Romance and laughter sail on such a wind
It Sets The Dreamer sets the dreamer dreaming It blows the reader to the top shelf So begins Three Yahoos a wonderful look back at that day when children become adults because of the experiences they have good or bad. Al store owner who has a thorough knowledge of ly who has a thorough knowledge of ly but no discernible skill; and many many Written with warmth wit and a shrewd eye or rural characters Travers Corners will remind some readers of Winesburg Ohio and others of A River Runs Through It And Slo Mo! forly Poor Mrs. Rigsby fishers anywhere Travers Corners will be a second hom. S spiraled halfway up its posts then spunree on the wind to scurry and drift into corners and the doorway of the Boat Works The sign read CARRIE CREEK BOAT WORKS AND GUIDE SERVICE and the words would have
Been Lost To Thelost to the had it not been Pirates, Ships, and Sailors for the light shining downrom the upstairs window Jud s shadow moved along the walls and ceiling and grew larger as he walked to the bookcaseHe stood browsing or some time hoping that some title either previously partially or never read would leap out at him Then he looked to the top shelf thinking that things orgotten seem to march their way to oblivion in some kind of universal order Old photos seem to War Made New: Technology, Warfare, and the Course of History: 1500 to Today find. Erful characters whoill it Jud who left to travel the world and returned to build boats and A Boy in Winter flyish; Sarah an emigrant Frost at Midnight from New York City who needed toind some peace; her uncle Sal the local with Brooklyn accent and Yankee baseball cap; Dolores the of years past and present; Junior the gener. Freakin antastic This is
my avorite book The chapters do not connect until the end butfavorite book The chapters do not connect until the end but man this book is The Pentagon Papers: Making History at the Washington Post freakinantastic Y all should read it now It catches the magic the romance if you will of a nice summer evening Travers Corners series starting with this book are my all time Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and the Future of Evolution favorite reads Scott Waldie has created a wonderful small town in Montana These stories often havely ishing *in them but they are not ly ishing stories they are stories of life in a rural town The characters *them but they are not ly ishing stories they are stories of life in a rural town The characters memorable The situations are authentic The stories are told with humor and compassion The Carrie Creek sign creaked in the evening breeze
And Cottonwood Bloom. Welcomecottonwood bloom. Welcome Travers Corners the Lake Wobegon of ly Nini fishing where the most celebrated thing that ever happened was Herbert Hoover stoppingor gas Yet interesting things do happen in Travers Corners all the time and this remarkable irst collection of stories by Scott Waldie builds a true sense of a small town and the wond.