Acid by Edward Falco
(Richard Sullivan Prize in Short Fiction, 1996)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews



Gathers thirteen stories of people caught between the normal and the lure of the forbidden, including "Radon," "Ax," and "Acid"

About Edward Falco

See more books from this Author
Edward Falco grew up in Brooklyn and teaches at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, where he is director of the MFA program in creative writing. He is the prize-winning author of several books including his new and selected stories, SABBATH NIGHT IN THE CHURCH OF THE PIRANHA and, most recently, the highly acclaimed novel WOLF POINT.
Published November 1, 1995 by Univ of Notre Dame Pr. 248 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Acid

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

Author of a previous collection (Plato at Scratch Daniel's, 1990) and a novel (Winter in Florida, 1990), Falco writes tense, gritty fiction that portrays ordinary people caught between the claims of ``normal'' life and the lure of the forbidden and untasted.

| Read Full Review of Acid (Richard Sullivan Prize ...

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

Having already won the Richard Sullivan Prize for Short Fiction, this collection of 13 short stories should earn the author of Plato at Scratch Daniel's and the novel Winter in Florida further recognition.

| Read Full Review of Acid (Richard Sullivan Prize ...

Rate this book!

Add Review