Tag: Now You Know It All

Tag: Now You Know It All

“Rome”: An Excerpt from <em>Now You Know It All</em>


“Rome”: An Excerpt from Now You Know It All

The winner of this year’s Drue Heinz Literature Prize, Now You Know It All by Joanna Pearson, is a masterful act of storytelling. Poised on the precipice of mystery and longing, each character in Now You Know It All also hovers on the brink of discovery—and decision. Set in small-town North Carolina, or featuring eager Southerners venturing afar, these stories capture the crucial moment of irrevocable change. A young waitress accepts an offer from a beguiling stranger; a troubled boy attempts to unleash the villain from an internet hoax on his party guests; a smitten student finds more than she…

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