By Chris Offutt,Valerie Nieman,Chris Holbrook,Silas House,Crystal Wilkinson,Rusty Barnes,Charles Dodd White,Page Seay

16 tales of Appalachia this day via a few of our best writers. This assortment brings us into the current with its struggles and sweetness. Human personality is still powerful in those tales of existence in Appalachia. Writers comprise: Rusty Barnes, Sheldon Lee Compton, Jarrid Deaton, Richard Hague, Silas residence, Chris Holbrook, Denton Loving, Mindy Beth Miller, John McManus, Jim Nichols, Valerie Nieman, Chris Offutt, Mark Powell, Ron Rash, Alex Taylor, Crystal Wilkinson
"Degrees of Elevation offers quite a few characters portrayed of their inner most and such a lot uncovered moments. you are not more likely to disregard their tales. White and Seay have performed us all a want by means of collecting those outstanding tales jointly. White writes, "We don't believe anybody view of Appalachia is a fact complete. yet someplace within the patchwork, we have now attempted to give the tough great thing about the land and the historical past of a special kingdom and its people." they've got succeeded. levels of Elevation is a superb assortment that merits to be learn, savored, and remembered."- From manhattan magazine publication Review

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