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Close To Spider Man

Close to Spider Man marks the debut of an exciting new literary talent a collection of connected stories whose female narrators seek out lives for themselves amidst the lonely breathtaking landscape of the Yukon The young women i. Brilliant Teeny tiny stories with a loose coming of age theme set in the Yukon Territory These short short stories most are only a few pages are clearly and bluntly written The bleak setting of the Yukon is a wonderful backdrop to these stories of girls and gender and love and childhood and adolescence Standouts for me were No Bikini in which the small girl narrator joins the boys in swimming class leaving her bikini top behind and Red Sock Circle Dance in which the narrator pledges her ex lover s little boy that she will be there for him to celebrate his ueernessThese are short stories in a slim book I just wish there were of them

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Ress whose attempts to help a young co worker saddled with a lunatic father finds her running across rooftops and climbing ladders; by getting close to Spider Man she gets closer to freedomStartling in their intimacy the stories. A very nice batch of short stories good for nitetime reading

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N Ivan Coyote's deeply personal stories are looking to make a break from their circumstances but the North is in their bones so is their connections to family friends and other women Like the protagonist in the title story a wait. While the back of the book describes the stories as coming from several different narrators Coyote s strong voice and the semi autobiographical nature of this work in several stories the name Ivan is used serve as a cohesive look at a variety of experiences that could all converge on a single person and exemplify an era of ueerness in the Yukon I was really touched by the simple affective and powerful prose some of it hit really close to home A wonderful little book


About the Author: Ivan E. Coyote

Ivan Coyote was born and raised in Whitehorse Yukon Territory An award winning author of six collections of short stories one novel three CD’s four short films and a renowned performer Ivan’s first love is live storytelling and over the last thirteen years they have become an audience favourite at music poetry spoken word and writer’s festivals from Anchorage to AmsterdamIvan E Coyote



10 thoughts on “Close To Spider Man

  1. says:

    Average star rating 445Final rating 455Updated full review 862020I absolutely loved this collection It's a brilliant bit of work that hits all the right notes and retains its relevance as a work of ueer fiction 2 decades d

  2. says:

    Ivan E Coyote is a Canadian author and activist born and raised in the town of Whitehorse in the northern Canadian territory of Yukon Close to

  3. says:

    Brilliant Teeny tiny stories with a loose coming of age theme set in the Yukon Territory These short short stories most are only a few pages are clearly and bluntly written The bleak setting of the Yukon is a wonderful backdrop to these stories of girls and gender and love and childhood and adolescence Standouts for me were No Bikin

  4. says:

    Everyone I'd ever known was still alive

  5. says:

    An excellent collection of short stories rendered with feeling and a lovely writing style

  6. says:

    While the back of the book describes the stories as coming from several different narrators Coyote's strong voice and the semi autobiographical nature of this work in several stories the name Ivan is used serve as a cohesive look at a

  7. says:

    I appreciate these working class memories I'm reading it alongside Coyote's newer memoir Tomboy Survival Guide a

  8. says:

    A very nice batch of short stories good for nitetime reading

  9. says:

    Well written short stories set in the Yukon

  10. says:

    Beautifully ueer

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