Burning Bright, Paperback


A FARMER and his wife fall on hard times. They haven't lost everything the way others have, but they have lost enough.

Their hope for a better future comes under threat when they discover an intruder on their land.

A WOMAN from a small town marries an outsider. Her love for him battles with her suspicions that he is the source of the fires ravaging the mountains. A YOUNG BOY, neglected by his parents, sits in the remains of a crashed plane and lovingly tends to two frozen bodies. These remarkable stories and many more can be found in Burning Bright, an award-winning collection that captures the complexities of a place and conjures characters that will burn bright in your mind long after you have finished reading.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages, ill
  • Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Short stories
  • ISBN: 9780857861177



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Ron Rash   |  View all