iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad Apps Search Engine
iPhone Apps Users Community
Advanced search | Example: action games
iPhone apps

Flannery by Brad Gooch

Flannery by Brad Gooch
  • #: 106573
  • Price: $10.99 In Apple Store
  • Category: Books
  • Updated: 2009-12-11
  • Current Version: 3.0.1
  • 3.0.1
  • Size: 8.10 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: ScrollMotion, Inc
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
  • © Copyright ScrollMotion 2009
  •  Add to Favorite apps




Brad Gooch

Little, Brown and Company

February 25, 2009

The landscape of American literature was fundamentally changed when Flannery O'Connor stepped onto the scene with her first published book, Wise Blood, in 1952. Her fierce, sometimes comic novels and stories reflected the darkly funny, vibrant, and theologically sophisticated woman who wrote them. Brad Gooch brings to life O'Connor's significant friendshipswith Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Hardwick, Walker Percy, and James Dickey among othersand her deeply felt convictions, as expressed in her communications with Thomas Merton, Elizabeth Bishop, and Betty Hester. Hester was famously known as "A" in O'Connor's collected letters, The Habit of Being, and a large cache of correspondence to her from O'Connor was made available to scholars, including Brad Gooch, in 2006. O'Connor's capacity to live fullydespite the chronic disease that eventually confined her to her mother's farm in Georgiais illuminated in this engaging and authoritative biography.PRAISE FOR FLANNERY"Flannery O'Connor, one of the best American writers of short fiction, has found her ideal biographer in Brad Gooch. With elegance and fairness, Gooch deals with the sensitive areas of race and religion in O'Connor's life. He also takes us back to those heady days after the war when O'Connor studied creative writing at Iowa. There is much that is new in this book, but, more important, everything is presented in a strong, clear light." Edmund White"This splendid biography gives us no saint or martyr but the story of a gifted and complicated woman, bent on making the best of the difficult hand fate has dealt her, whether it is with grit and humor or with an abiding desire to make palpable to readers the terrible mystery of God's grace." Frances Kiernan, author of Seeing Mary Plain: A Life of Mary McCarthy "A good biographer is hard to find. Brad Gooch is not merely good-he is extraordinary. Blessed with the eye and ear of a novelist, he has composed the life that admirers of the fierce and hilarious Georgia genius have long been hoping for." Joel Conarroe, President Emeritus, John Simon Guggenheim Foundation

About Iceberg

The Iceberg Reader revolutionizes the reading experience, making it easier than ever to browse, buy and enjoy books.


- Attractive interface provides a natural reading experience with full pagination.

- Table of Contents incorporates one click navigation.

- Vertical and horizontal page orientation.

- Adjust font size with a pinch, text reflows automatically.

- Search the text within a book.

- Create margin notes with user notation.

About Little, Brown and Company

Hachette Book Group USA is a leading US trade publisher headquartered in New York, & owned by Hachette Livre, the second largest publisher in the world. In one year, HBGUSA publishes approximately 450 adult books, 150 young adult & children's books, & 60 audio book titles. In 2007, the company had a record 82 books on the New York Times bestseller list, with 20 of them ranked #1. In addition to selling & distributing its own imprints, HBG distributes publishing lines for Chronicle Books, Microsoft Learning, Arcade, Time Inc. Home Entertainment, Harry N. Abrams, InnovativeKids, Phaidon Press, Filipacchi Publishing, Kensington, MQ Publications, Strictly By The Book, Weinstein Books & Gildan Media

About Scrollmotion

ScrollMotion, creator of the Iceberg Reader, is a content technology company based in downtown New York City. For more information, visit www.scrollmotion.com.


If you have any technical problems please email us at icebergsupport@scrollmotion.com before you post a review.

iPhone Screenshots

Flannery by Brad Gooch iPhone Screenshot 1

Video Reviews

No video review.

Customer reviews

Write a Review

Be the first to review this app. Write a Review


Ask a question

Be the first question this app.

Users Community

+ Connect to community

The information may be outdated (2011-04-12 12:15:13). For actual information go to iTunes

Related to «Flannery by Brad Gooch» applications

Archie And Boggs by Brad Bradford

Archie And Boggs by Brad BradfordArchie the Amateur and Boggs the Optimist classic comic collection by Brad Bradford, 1901 - 1902.For an author bio, photo and a sample read, visit www.archibaldpress.comFor additional information on publishing your books on iPhone please visit www.AppsPublisher.com more

Price: $1.99 | Category: Books
Mortgage Calculator by Brad Roche

Mortgage Calculator by Brad Roche

Download this app for up to date interest rates for Conventional, FHA, VA & Rural Development loans. Payment amounts with taxes, insurance, and current mortgage insurance factors included. Send detailed qualification questions and approval requests at the click of a buttonBrad Roche, The… more

Price: free | Category: Finance
Eggs by Brad Brown

Eggs by Brad Brown

Eggs has landed in time for Easter Get your hands on the second sticker pack for iMessage created by British cartoonist and animator Brad Brown. This pack includes 20 fun egg stickers, hand animated by Brad himself: Eggs by Brad Brown sticker Boiling with anger egg CSI eggs Shell burster… more

Price: $0.99 | Category: Stickers
Sausages by Brad Brown

Sausages by Brad Brown

Get your hands on the Animated Sausage sticker pack for iMessage created by British cartoonist and animator Brad Brown. This pack includes 20 fun sausage stickers and 3 sausage and egg stickers, hand animated by Brad himself: 70s private investigator sausage Angry sausage tearing his clothes… more

Price: $0.99 | Category: Stickers
Wise Blood (by Flannery O’ Connor)

Wise Blood (by Flannery O’ Connor)

Download your book directly over Wi-Fi or cellular network and begin listening as soon as the first track downloads. The Downpour powered app features an attractive interface with traditional audio controls in addition to sleep timer, bookmarking, and variable track scrubbing.App Features… more

Price: $9.99 | Category: Books

View all related to: Flannery by Brad Gooch applications

Mobile Version
iApps4you.com - is iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad apps search engine and not been authorized, sponsored or approved by Apple Inc.
Copyright © 2017 iApps4you.com.
33 ms.