Gates of Eden: Stories

Gates of Eden: Stories

by Ethan Coen

Paperback(Reprint)

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Overview

In Gates of Eden, Ethan Coen exhibits on the printed page the striking, twisted, yet devastatingly on-target vision of modern American life familiar from his movies. The world within the world we live in comes alive in fourteen brazenly original tragicomic short stories—from the Midwest mob war that fizzles due to the principals' ineptness to the trials of a deaf private eye with a blind client to a fugitive's heartbreaking explanation for having beheaded his wife, alarming in that it almost makes sense.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780061684883
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 11/11/2008
Series: P. S. Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.61(d)

About the Author

Ethan Coen and his brother, Joel Coen, are multiple Oscar-winning American filmmakers who have written and directed a number of acclaimed motion pictures, including Raising Arizona, Blood Simple, Fargo, and the 2007 Best Picture Academy Award winner, No Country for Old Men.

What People are Saying About This

Christopher Lehmann-Haupt

“Often funny, sometimes disturbing...Mr. Coen has sounded the jagged dissonance of the American experience.”

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