Books by Peter Taylor

IN THE TENNESSEE COUNTRY by Peter Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 16, 1994

"At times vintage Taylor—warm, evocative, and darkly humorous- -but it doesn't really hold up as a novel."
Taylor (The Oracle at Stoneleigh Court, 1993, etc.) has written a novel that reads like a stream-of-conscious autobiography, sprinkled with wonderful moments but without the sustaining power fiction requires to propel it. ``In the Tennessee country of my forebears it was not uncommon for a man of good character suddenly to disappear,'' begins Nat Longfort, the elderly narrator. Read full book review >
THE ORACLE AT STONELEIGH COURT by Peter Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 26, 1993

"I do not remember anything, I cannot therefore deny anything'')."
Wraiths, ghosts, and visitations play through and aerate some of the ten stories and three one-act plays here. Read full book review >