Books by Alexander Parsons

IN THE SHADOWS OF THE SUN by Alexander Parsons
Released: May 3, 2005

"Second-novelist Parsons (Leaving Disneyland, 2001) unnecessarily overloads the scales: His sensitive evocation of historical atrocities and a scouring way of life would be affecting enough without the pile-up of misery."
War, dispossession and atomic fallout afflict a decent ranching family in 1940s New Mexico. Read full book review >
LEAVING DISNEYLAND by Alexander Parsons
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"An excellent attempt to portray criminality with the kind of sympathy and understanding that Steinbeck brought to indigence."
In this insightful, troubling debut, a convict struggles to stay alive in prison, to avoid going back after he gets out, and to rise above the label society has stamped on him. Read full book review >