Back Bay Books, Paperback, 9780316131612, 193pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2010
"Sometimes brutal, sometimes mordantly
funny, sometimes surprisingly sweet . . .I
just didn't want WINTER'S BONE to
-St. Louis Post Dispatch
"Woodrell's Old Testament prose and blunt
vision have a chilly timelessness that
suggests this novel will speak to readers as
long as there are readers."
-New York Times Book Review
"Heroines this inspiring don't come along
often. When they do, they deserve our
"The plot of WINTER'S BONE is
uncomplicated, yet it packs a kind of
biblical, Old West, Cormac McCarthy
wallop--hard and deep."
-Cleveland Plain Dealer
"A courageous, audacious, resourceful 16-
year-old girl destined to enter the pantheon
of literature's heroines."
-Atlanta Journal Constitution