What You Have Left

What You Have Left

By Will Allison

Free Press, Hardcover, 9781416541394, 224pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2007

This powerful first novel, shot through with sly humor and a knowing sympathy for human weakness, examines the weight of history, the nature of loss, and the possibility of forgiveness.

About the Author

Will Allison was born in Columbia, South Carolina, and now lives with his wife and daughter in South Orange, New Jersey. The former executive editor of Story, he serves as a staff member at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers. His short stories have appeared in Zoetrope: All-Story, Glimmer Train, One Story, Kenyon Review, and other magazines and have been shortlisted in The Best American Short Stories and Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses. This is his first novel. For more information visit www.WillAllison.com.