David Small has two sides as a writer, one side full of criticism, and the other side, tenacity. What distinguishes Small beyond these coexisting sides is the quality of his novels. Written with all the skill and depth a demanding reader could ask for, they could be in the running for that elusive holy grail - “The Great American Novel.”
— Pam Smith

About david small

David Small has previously published three novels. ALMOST FAMOUS was a finalist for the National Book Award, first novel category; THE RIVER IN WINTER was selected by the New York Times as one of its Notable Books of the Year, as was his third book, ALONE. A Guggenheim Fellow, Small was born in Gardiner, Maine, and raised in New York and Pennsylvania, but his spiritual home has always been his grandparents’ house on Dennison Avenue in Freeport, Maine. He currently lives outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Jemry, and a cat named Captain Cloudy.

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