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Review: Where All Light Tends to Go by David Joy

One of the girls in my book club described Where All Light Tends to Go as “if Stephen King was writing for Breaking Bad“. As someone who has only read one Stephen King book and has never watched an episode of… 273 more words


Book Review: Where All the Light Tends to Go by David Joy

Author: David Joy
Title: Where All the Light Tends to Go
Genre: Literary, Southern, Grit
Publication Date: March 3, 2015
Publisher… 419 more words

Book Reviews

It's good to be Ringo

Months ago when Wesley Browne asked me to be part of his great Pages & Pints reading series, I was really honored. Then he told me who I’d be reading with–David Joy and Robert Gipe–and I was even more honored, and humbled, and just happy to be in the lineup. 114 more words

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Crimewave: Prairie trouble and murder in Montreal

David Joy’s debut novel, Where All Light Tends to Go (G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 272pp, $31.00), is a perceptive look at rural young love in a dead end town, embedded in an account of a brutal family crime business. 1,045 more words


“Where All Light Tends to Go” - David Joy

Who doesn’t love a story full of grit but mixed with a good love story?

In “Where All Light Tends to Go” author David Joy… 65 more words

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Review: 'Where All Light Tends to Go' by David Joy

Where All Light Tends to Go by David Joy
G.P. Putnam’s Sons (March 3, 2015)

It’s hard to discuss the impact of a book like this and remain spoiler-free when so much of what separates it from the pack is that last gut punch David Joy throws at the end. 539 more words


The Man Who's Drawing My Next Tattoo: An Interview with Robert Gipe by David Joy

Robert Gipe is one of those people that everyone else is always talking about, someone that all your friends keep telling you, “Oh, you’re going to love him! 3,668 more words