Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Anarchist's Convention and Other Stories by John Sayles

Before John Sayles was an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, he was a National Book Award-nominated writer of fiction. The Anarchists' Convention is his first short story collection, providing a prism of America through fifteen stories. These everyday people--a kid on the road heading west, aging political activists, a lonely woman in Boston--go about their business with humor and resilience, dealing more in possibility than fact. In the widely anthologized and O. Henry Award-winning "I-80 Nebraska," Sayles perfectly renders the image of a pill-popping trucker who has become a legend of the road.

Buy The Anarchist's Convention and Other Stories by John Sayles from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781560256915
ISBN-10: 1560256915
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Nation Books
Publisher: Avalon Publishing Group
Publish Date: 31-Mar-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The Anarchist's Convention and Other Stories by John Sayles

Book Reviews - The Anarchist's Convention and Other Stories by John Sayles

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Anarchist's Convention and Other Stories book by John Sayles and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - John Sayles

If the U.S. were to boast one great independent film director, he would be John Sayles, a cult figure among his admirers. Nominated for both an Academy Award for scriptwriting and a National Book Award, Sayles has written screenplays, teleplays, short stories, and novels and has worked as a script doctor for a virtual who's who of Hollywood film and television talent.

Books By John Sayles

I Lost It at the Video Store by John Sayles
Paperback / softback, July 2017
$22.49
Union Dues by John Sayles
Paperback, November 2005
$31.24
Dillinger in Hollywood by John Sayles
Paperback, September 2004
$25.95
Silver City and Other Screenplays by John Sayles
Paperback, August 2004
$32.89