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Steve Harris is a book reviewer for the online journals, Samsara and Avatar Review. He lives with his wife and three children in Alexandria, Virginia.

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The Death of Sweet Mister

Issue No. 51 ~ August, 2001

At a late point in Daniel Woodrell’s new novel The Death of Sweet Mister, Shug, an overweight, 13 year old boy, finds his father’s blood-filled boot in the sink. He knows his father is dead, and he immediately begins to clean up signs of the …