In the Snow Forest

A stunning triptych.... Parvin's characters have a subtle American craziness, a wildness and unreachable-ness...

  — Los Angeles Times

Each of the three stories in this book is its own sweet masterpiece. Roy Parvin's the real deal.

— Antonya Nelson

Roy Parvin is an exciting voice. The power of these novellas is surprising, the writing is extraordinary.

— Rick Bass

The title story is a tragedy, but in this author's masterly hands it is a triumph also.

— Dallas Morning News

[T]hese wonderful tales are like visions.

— Charles Baxter

The Loneliest Road in America

Parvin's stories possess a lyrical, mesmerizing quality, hypnotizing in its sweeter moments, haunting when bitter. . . . Parvin captures real life in these fleeting pages: an unforgettable collection, an awe-inspiring debut.

—from Publisher's Weekly starred review

. . .something wondrous grows in this most unlikely soil.

—New York Times