Individual Author Record
Name: Jim TomlinsonPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Born: 1941 in Sycamore, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionTomlinson was born and raised in Sycamore, Illinois. He attended the University of Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationJim Tomlinson is an award-winning short-story writer. He previously worked as a manufacturing and product design engineer.
Awards2006 - Iowa Short Fiction Award
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Selected Titles At Your Library
Nothing like an ocean :
ISBN: 0813125405. OCLC Number: 318728026 University Press of Kentucky,. . The eleven stories in Nothing Like An Ocean confirm the promise of Jim Tomlinson's award-winning debut, Things Kept, Things Left Behind. Set in and around the fictional town of Spivey, Kentucky, the stories spotlight small-town lives that are thrown into quiet turmoil by unexpected events or outsiders: a man's broken-down car prompts a bittersweet hometown reunion; a husband is surprised to find that the idyllic spot where he courted his wife has been obliterated by mountaintop removal; a waitress watches in fascination as a regular customer blossoms as muse to an artist from Belarus. Adept at.
Things kept, things left behind
ISBN: 9781587297687. OCLC Number: 297118104 University of Iowa Press,. .