The Logic of a Rose (Paperback)

Chicago Stories

By Billy Lombardo

BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans, 9781886157507, 146pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2005

List Price: 15.95*
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Fiction. "Lombardo gets everything right, from a sensitive boy's struggle to say and do the right thing in delicate situations to Chicago's impossible weather, as he celebrates the marvels of boyhood and everyday life"--Booklist. "THE LOGIC OF A ROSE is as rich and vital as Bridgeport, the blue-collar Chicago neighborhood in which these stories are set"--Stuart Dybek.