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The Hunter's Wife (short story)

  • Type: Short Story
  • Length: 34 pages

The Hunter's Wife is a 2001 short story by American author Anthony Doerr. - AsNotedIn

It was the hunter's first time outside Montana. He woke, stricken still with the hours-old vision of ascending through rose-lit cumulus, of houses and barns like specks deep in the snowed-in valleys, all the scrolling country below looking December-brown and black hills streaked with snow, flashes of iced-over lakes, the long braids of a river gleaming at the bottom of a canyon. Above the wing the sky had deepened to a blue so pure he knew it would bring tears to his eyes if he looked long enough.Anthony Doerr, The Hunter's Wife

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Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
2001/05/00 Anthony Doerr Author "The Hunter's Wife" by Anthony Doerr is published in The Atlantic Monthly.
2001/05/00 The Atlantic Monthly Publisher "The Hunter's Wife" by Anthony Doerr is published in The Atlantic Monthly.

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Particulars for The Hunter's Wife (short story):
Narrative Arts Fiction prose literature, especially short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people
Narrative Arts Narrative an account of connected events
Narrative Arts Prose ordinary written language
Art Type Short Story short form narrative fiction

Original Language: English

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