City Pier: Above and Below

City Pier: Above and Below

Paul Tremblay / May 25, 2020

City Pier Above and Below Above City is sprawling technocratic corrupt and built hundreds of feet above a bay resting upon the giant wooden shoulders of Pier Below Pier is a seemingly endless maze of stripped sequoia trees

  • Title: City Pier: Above and Below
  • Author: Paul Tremblay
  • ISBN: 9780809571833
  • Page: 396
  • Format: Paperback
  • Above City is sprawling, technocratic, corrupt, and built hundreds of feet above a bay, resting upon the giant wooden shoulders of Pier Below Pier is a seemingly endless maze of stripped sequoia trees with trunks as thick as buildings, branches molded into a complex lattice of support beams and struts Above and Below The people Weapons dealers and hired heavies withAbove City is sprawling, technocratic, corrupt, and built hundreds of feet above a bay, resting upon the giant wooden shoulders of Pier Below Pier is a seemingly endless maze of stripped sequoia trees with trunks as thick as buildings, branches molded into a complex lattice of support beams and struts Above and Below The people Weapons dealers and hired heavies with major Daddy issues a Pier deported homeless man and a pistol packing priest trying to survive with each other and their terrible secrets a librarian haunted by City s violent history, his family, and by Balloons a flawed and shattered woman who wants to escape City no matter the cost Their lives are a part of each other Their lives are a part of City Pier.

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    About "Paul Tremblay"

      • Paul Tremblay

        Paul Tremblay is the author of DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL S ROCK and the award winning A HEAD FULL OF GHOSTS His other novels include THE LITTLE SLEEP Henry Holt , NO SLEEP TILL WONDERLAND Henry Holt , SWALLOWING A DONKEY S EYE Chizine Publications , and the YA novel FLOATING BOY AND THE GIRL WHO COULDN T FLY co written with Stephen Graham Jones, as P T Jones He is the author of the short story collections COMPOSITIONS FOR THE YOUNG AND OLD Prime and IN THE MEAN TIME Chizine Publications His essays and short fiction have appeared in the Los Angeles Times and numerous year s best anthologies He is the co editor of four anthologies including CREATURES Thirty Years of Monster Stories with John Langan Paul is a member of the board of directors for the Shirley Jackson Awards He lives outside of Boston, Massachusetts, has a master s degree in Mathematics, and has no uvula You can find him online at paultremblay.Paul is very truthful and declarative in his bios He once gained three inches of height in a single twelve hour period, and he does not have a uvula His second toe is longer than his big toe, and yes, on both feet He has a master s degree in mathematics, teaches AP Calculus, and once made twenty seven three pointers in a row He enjoys reading The Tale of Mr Jeremy Fisher aloud in a faux British accent to his two children He is also reading this bio aloud, now, with the same accent He lives outside of Boston, Massachusetts and he is represented by Stephen Barbara, InkWell Management.


    747 Comments

    1. I'd read the first two parts of this years ago in Compositions for the Young and Old. I can tell you two things:1. They stand up to re-reading.2. The rest of City Pier: Above and Below does them justice. Better, it complements them. The world of City Pier is dark, forbidding, foreboding, and unforgiving. Post-apocalyptic without the apocalypse. What is, just is. Maybe somewhere in City there's someone without sin. And maybe there's a tooth fairy, too.The novella is satisfying. It gives you just [...]



    2. A really great collection of four novellas that share a setting and which eventually twist around to connect in a surprising and moving way. A fine example of the literary weird.



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