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Fishing with Wussy

Richard Russo

‘Until I was six I thought of my father the way I thought of ‘my heavenly father’, whose existence was a matter of record, but who was, practically speaking, absent and therefore irrelevant.’

Richard Russo

Richard Russo's works include Mohawk, The Risky Pool, Nobody’s Fool, Straight Man, Bridge of Sighs, Empire Falls – which won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2002 – and most recently, Elsewhere: A Memoir. He is also the author of a collection of short stories, The Whore’s Child and other stories.

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