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The Enigmatic World of Howard Frank Mosher's Disappearances

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Howard Frank Mosher was a master storyteller whose novels captivated readers with their vivid and evocative descriptions of small-town life in Vermont. One of his most intriguing works is "Disappearances," a novel that delves into the mysterious and enigmatic world of the Northeast Kingdom.

Set in the 1930s during the era of Prohibition, "Disappearances" follows the journey of Wild Bill Bonhomme, a larger-than-life character with a penchant for whiskey smuggling. Bonhomme embarks on a dangerous trek through the rugged wilderness of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom in search of a legendary stash of alcoholic beverage concealed by his long-lost father.

Mosher's prose paints a gripping picture of the remote and unforgiving landscape that becomes a character in its own right. The reader can feel the biting cold, smell the pungent scent of the forest, and hear the haunting echoes of the past that permeate every page. It is a world shrouded in mystery, where reality and folklore intertwine seamlessly.

Disappearances: A Novel Howard Frank Mosher
Disappearances: A Novel
by Howard Frank Mosher(Kindle Edition)

4.4 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 631 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
X-Ray : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 247 pages
Lending : Enabled

One of the hallmarks of Mosher's writing is his ability to bring to life a diverse cast of characters, each with their own quirks and idiosyncrasies. From the resourceful and sardonic Wild Bill Bonhomme to the enigmatic and ethereal figure of his father, each character is finely crafted and adds depth to the intricate tapestry of the story. As the plot unravels, the reader is swept up in a whirlwind of adventure, danger, and unexpected twists.

What sets "Disappearances" apart from other novels is Mosher's remarkable skill in seamlessly blending elements of historical fiction, magical realism, and folklore. The novel is steeped in the rich traditions of the Northeast Kingdom, incorporating legends, superstitions, and the mystical power of the natural world. Mosher weaves a delicate web of enchantment that transports the reader into a realm where reality borders on the supernatural.

For lovers of literary fiction and those with a penchant for tales that transcend traditional genres, "Disappearances" is a must-read. Mosher's lyrical prose and intricate storytelling will leave you spellbound, yearning for more. The novel is a testament to the power of storytelling and its ability to transport us to other worlds, even if only for a little while.

With its long descriptive keyword for the alt attribute, this article aims to enhance the reading experience by providing a thorough exploration of the novel while also adding valuable information for visually impaired individuals who may be utilizing screen readers or other assistive technologies.

, "Disappearances" showcases Howard Frank Mosher's unparalleled ability to craft a gripping and enchanting narrative that immerses readers in a world where reality and fantasy intertwine. This novel is a testament to Mosher's status as a literary luminary, and it serves as a timeless reminder of the power of storytelling.

Disappearances: A Novel Howard Frank Mosher
Disappearances: A Novel
by Howard Frank Mosher(Kindle Edition)

4.4 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 631 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
X-Ray : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 247 pages
Lending : Enabled

New England Book Award Winner: A father and son smuggle liquor across the border in Depression-era Vermont in this “remarkable and wonderful” novel (The Christian Science Monitor).

This endearing novel is both a heroic adventure and a thrilling coming-of-age story. It is the memorable tale of a young man named Wild Bill Bonhomme, his larger-than-life father, Quebec Bill, and their whiskey-smuggling exploits along the Vermont-Canada border in 1932. On an epic journey through the wilderness, Bill and his father encounter a cast of wild characters—and live out magical escapades as they carve their way into legend.

“Revives the tall tale with remarkable grace and intelligence…delightful.”—The Washington Post

“Disappearances at its best is reminiscent of manic Faulkner, wild and violent and violently funny.”—The Boston Herald

“Rollicking, boisterous, sprawling, [and] highly entertaining.”—Harper’s Magazine

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