By Irving Warner
In the Alaska section of those present tales, “The misplaced River Trilogy,” Warner makes a speciality of the chilly and loneliness of distant Alaska villages, growing tales which all happen round the misplaced River highway. He writes concerning the passions that isolation and climate can deliver out in people, passions that are strong and occasionally deadly. The mythos among existence and afterlife is woven into each one tale. This elevates them to a bigger person assertion, however the 3 jointly turns into a forceful imaginative and prescient of that enigmatic area among existence and loss of life.
In his “Hawaiian Islands Trilogy,” he appears at a distinct form of mythos – the customarily airy measurement of time. in a single unforgettable tale, he tells approximately previous Okata. he's a nine-decades-old former sugar plantation employee, a Japanese-Hawaiian who seems wasting his bearings alongside the time-line that has introduced him into post-plantation Hawaii¬, the realm of the twenty first century.
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Crossing the Water: The Alaska-Hawaii Trilogies by Irving Warner