Books by Richard Dry

LEAVING by Richard Dry
Released: March 1, 2001

"The downward spiral of these lives—everything that could go wrong does (even Ruby's sewing machine is stolen)—becomes a bit dizzying after 400 pages. But Leaving is rescued by the characters themselves, haunting and well-drawn. A strong debut."
A Pushcart Editor's Prize nominee traces three generations of a hard-luck African-American family striving for happiness and normalcy in Oakland, California. Read full book review >