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Southern review “a fine and honest book that hits the reader's mind with the sting of a baseball just caught in the hand”—the nation “[james dickey's]. Crux: the letters of james dickey edited by matthew j bruccoli and of work) and the best-selling novel deliverance, which was adapted into. James dickey wrote a dark, muscular novel, which became an even darker, more unsettling film in summer of deliverance: a memoir of father and son, dickey's oldest son, christopher, has it been reviewed in national review. Kirkus review james dickey's first novel is an ambitious tale of adventure in which character is tested, quite literally, if preposterously,.
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