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...She's the best Alaskan writer I've read.Former Alaskan David Vann is the author of "Legends of a Suicide," "Caribou Island" and "Dirt," among other works. His new book, "Goat Mountain," was released in September. KIM HEACOX? "The...
Author David Vann to give reading Wednesday at Juneau library

...share selections from the novel "Caribou Island" and from the story collection...has been written before.""Caribou Island" has been shortlisted for the...Observer and The Guardian."Caribou Island" and stories from "Legend of...
The life you save may be your own: Writer David Vann visits Johnson Youth Center

...appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, "plus a bunch that wound up in the garbage."His second work of fiction, "Caribou Island," was released last year.Vann is scheduled to address students at the Johnson Youth Center during two hour-long...
Fall preview

...Frontier," reading and presentation with David Vann, who will share selections from "Legend of a Suicide" and "Caribou Island.".Oct. 29: "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari" showing, a 1919 silent-film paired with a live musical score...
Alaska on the page

...toward a more complete integration of students' digital and nondigital lives. Outside SoutheastFICTION AND POETRY"Caribou Island" by David Vann. Set in the Kenai Peninsula at the onset of winter, Vann's book tells a dark tale of the unraveling...
Vann novel compels, but gloom too one-note

"Caribou Island" is a dark and depressing novel build a small, rustic cabin on Caribou Island, a tiny hunk of land in the middle...keeps the tension building, putting "Caribou Island" down for the last time leaves only...

...Lemons, 42, both of Homer. The three were delivering construction supplies on board a 19-foot boat to a cabin on Caribou Island. Second person dies from North Pole crash FAIRBANKS - A second person has died from injuries suffered Tuesday night...
Patricia Ruth Muir

...She moved to Tenakee Springs in 1949. During the next 58 years, she lived in Juneau, Fairbanks, Anchorage, Caribou Island on Skilak Lake and Soldotna. She spent 16 years with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game as a statistician and...


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